If you are using Linux and haven’t familiarized yourself with the world of VIM yet…then you need to rethink your text editing habits. Alright, so that’s a little harsh, but did you know that with a few changes to your .vimrc file (stored in your home directory) you can mold VIM into a very powerful Integrated Development Environment (IDE)?! Then if you stack on a few plugins like ‘Nerd Tree’ and ‘Exuberant C-Tags’ you have an development environment that rivals any paid application.

Here are a few of my favorites:

Here’s a full text copy of my .vimrc file. Keep in mind I have Exuberant C-Tags, Omni-Complete and Nerd Tree also in use so those are in my mappings.

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Posted by Chris Klosowski

Hi, I'm Chris Klosowski. Currently I am a Lead Developer of Easy Digital Downloads, where we build the easiest way to sell digital products with WordPress. I am also the person behind Post Promoter Pro, the most effective way to promote your WordPress Content.

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