:best of Vim

Showcasing the top Vim plugins, tips and tricks.

What is Vim?

Vim is a text editor for programmers, power users & command-line junkies.

What is :best of Vim?

:best of Vim showcases the best plugins, extensions & tips for making the most of Vim.

It was built for NoVIMber 2011.

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Easy Motion

2w jumps ahead 2 words.
5w jumps ahead 5 words.
58w would jump ahead 58 words, but you'll never use it, because who can count 58 words ahead?

Step forward Easy Motion. Using an ingenious overlay system, it lets you make large jumps through a file, as quickly & precisely as you can make small jumps.

Effective use of the motion commands is one of the secrets of being really productive in Vim. Easy motion adds another tool to the arsenal.