While Microsoft SharePoint does support folders for storing documents, many SharePoint experts discourage users from doing so, since it robs the platform of many of its advanced and flexible features. We did our own research on the subject and found 6 major reasons to avoid creating folders in SharePoint, which we have presented in the infographic below. Take a look.
So, there you have them – 6 reasons why we feel creating folders in SharePoint is a bad idea. Do you agree with our reasons? Or do you feel folders can have their uses? Discuss in the comments below.
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