5 Years Of Vim
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5 Years Of Vim

A collection of blog posts from 2017 to 2021

About the Book

Unlock the Secrets of Vim with "5 Years of Vim"

Embark on a transformative journey through the realms of Vim, the powerful text editor that has captured the hearts of developers and programmers worldwide. In "5 Years of Vim," author Cláudio invites you to delve into a collection of enlightening blog posts that span an incredible five-year period. As you navigate through these meticulously curated articles, you will discover the key to mastering Vim and unlocking your true coding potential.

"When I first published my debut book, 'An IDE Called Vim,' I was a novice in the realms of writing, publishing, and book promotion," admits Cláudio. Undeterred by the challenges, Cláudio took a unique approach to promoting the book—leveraging the power of the written word. A staggering 95% of the promotional efforts were dedicated to crafting insightful articles focused on Vim, with the dual aim of providing unparalleled value to readers and establishing Cláudio as an esteemed authority in the field.

This unconventional strategy birthed a myriad of articles, scattered across various online publications. While each article held its own wisdom and individuality, they lacked a cohesive narrative thread—a missing puzzle waiting to be solved. Recognizing this opportunity, Cláudio embarked on a mission to unite these invaluable pieces under a single roof, breathing life into "5 Years of Vim."

The goal of this remarkable book is to impart a wealth of knowledge to readers, while instilling a sense of logical organization to the enthralling Vim universe. By carefully curating and ordering the articles, Cláudio has crafted a literary sanctuary that serves as a roadmap for Vim enthusiasts, guiding them through the intricacies of the editor in a structured and meaningful manner.

But the treasure trove of wisdom doesn't stop there. As an added bonus, Cláudio has graciously included three never-before-published articles within the pages of this magnum opus. These hidden gems, unearthed from the depths of Cláudio's vast expertise, provide an exclusive insight into the mastery of Vim, making "5 Years of Vim" an indispensable companion for both novice and experienced users alike.

Whether you're a budding programmer seeking to harness the full potential of Vim or an experienced coder eager to enhance your skills, "5 Years of Vim" promises to be your definitive guide on this transformative journey. Prepare to immerse yourself in a collection of compelling narratives, illuminating tutorials, and invaluable tips and tricks—all curated with a meticulous eye for detail and a passion for empowering coders with Vim's limitless capabilities.

Unlock the full potential of Vim. Immerse yourself in "5 Years of Vim" and experience the profound impact it can have on your coding journey.

About the Author

Claudio Ribeiro
Claudio Ribeiro

Cláudio is a software developer, traveler and writer from Lisbon. When he is not developing some cool programming feature he is probably backpacking somewhere in the world or messing with some obscure framework.

Table of Contents

    • Preface
    • Vim for Writers (Jul 18, 2017)
    • Vim in 3 Minutes (Aug 20, 2018)
    • Modern Day Vim (Sep 8, 2018)
    • Changing to Neovim (Sep 19, 2018)
    • Sessions: The Vim feature no one talks about (Oct 1, 2018)
    • Using Neovim as a window manager (Nov 2, 2018)
    • Using Neovim for Javascript development (Nov 7, 2018)
    • Pros and Cons of Vim in 2018 (Nov 29, 2018)
    • Useful Vim tricks for 2019
    • Done with Vimtutor, now what? (Jan 1, 2019)
    • 7 things you should know about Vim (Feb 26, 2019)
    • Hacking git and Vim together (Mar 21, 2019)
    • My minimal .vimrc config (Apr 11, 2019)
    • 5 tips to speed up your Vim action (Nov 13, 2020)
    • Exclusive articles
    • Conclusion and Bye Bye!

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