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Learn Vim: Travel the Keyboard, Impress your Friends!

Learn Vim: Travel the Keyboard, Impress your Friends!

These are the slides from the talk I gave at Code & Coffee YVR in May 2016. I share my experiences learning vim after using Atom, and some tips on how to get started.

Alex Taylor

May 19, 2016

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  1. vim is super old 1976: Bill Joy creates vi 1991:

    Bram Moolenaar forks vi and makes vim <—-
  2. TIPS :don’t go cold-turkey :focus on your must-haves :don’t use

    arrow keys! :stop and think :back up your s**t