Pathogen is an improved plugin manager for Vim. It lets you install plugins in their own segregated directory under
.vim/bundle/<newplugin>, keeping each plugin separate from the others, and making it easy to uninstall/reinstall later.
A Fast Guide
To install Pathogen, save this file to
Then add this to your
" Add this line. call pathogen#infect() " You probably already have these lines. Add them if not: syntax on filetype plugin indent on
That's it. Now just download the plugin you want to install to
Not every Vim plugin is Pathogen-compatible. But most are, and every plugin featured on Best of Vim certainly is.