Vim is a classic text editor that saw its first incarnation in 1976. Used around the world across most platforms, the ability to drop into a computer, open a command prompt and type
vim is a simple yet powerful concept.
In this course we will take a tour of Vim, and learn the essentials you need to know to start being productive with this powerful text editor. We will learn about basic movement through a file in Vim without a mouse, loading and saving files, commanding the Vim editor, and get started customizing Vim to suit your needs.
Vim has the ability to extend its functionality through plugins that can be installed either manually or through plugin managers. We'll setup the vim-plug manager to install plugins for our