cmtextconstrain plugin for jQuery

Use:

$('.cmTextElement').cmtextconstrain({
    event: 'click', // for future extensibility to allow other events
    onExpose: function(){}, // a function to be run once the element is exposed
    onConstrain: function(){}, // a function to be run once the element is constrained
    restrict: {type: 'words', limit: 6}, // type can be 'words' or 'chars'
    showControl: {string: '[ + ]', title: 'Show More', addclass: 'cmShowHide'}, // element shown to expose
    hideControl: {string: '[ - ]', title: 'Show Less', addclass: 'cmShowHide'}, // element shown to constrain
    trailingString: '...' // string to show at end of truncated text
    });

Methods:

$('.cmTextElement').cmtextconstrain('destroy'); // destroy the instance of cmtextconstrain

Shorter Than the Limit Header

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Longer Than The Limit Header will be Constrained

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