vim-markdown VS vim-lexical

Compare vim-markdown vs vim-lexical and see what are their differences.


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vim-markdown vim-lexical
6 2
1,216 271
- 0.0%
0.6 1.8
about 1 month ago about 2 years ago
Vim Script Vim Script
- GNU General Public License v3.0 or later
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Posts with mentions or reviews of vim-markdown. We have used some of these posts to build our list of alternatives and similar projects. The last one was on 2023-05-28.


Posts with mentions or reviews of vim-lexical. We have used some of these posts to build our list of alternatives and similar projects. The last one was on 2021-09-10.
  • A Quickstart guide to setting up Vim for blogging
    8 projects | | 10 Sep 2021
    For grammar and spellchecking, I use many plugins. The main one is Pencil. I also use Vim Ditto, Lexical, and Wordy
  • Setting up VIM for blogging
    13 projects | | 23 Apr 2021
    Looking for synonyms? VIM supports thesaurus, however it has to be configured. I was able to configure the built in feature but it needed a hack to handle multi word synonyms and I didn't like that. I've decided to install vim-lexical plugin. Just as the built in feature, the plugin needs a synonyms file to work: grabbed one from Project Gutenberg. Tell vim-lexical where the file is and initialize the plugin:

What are some alternatives?

When comparing vim-markdown and vim-lexical you can also consider the following projects:

vim-pandoc-syntax - pandoc markdown syntax, to be installed alongside vim-pandoc

vim-ditto - :speak_no_evil: Stop repeating yourself

vim-markdown - Markdown Vim Mode

vim-pencil - Rethinking Vim as a tool for writing

goyo.vim - :tulip: Distraction-free writing in Vim

til - :memo: Today I Learned

otter.nvim - Just ask an otter! 🦦

auto-pairs - Vim plugin, insert or delete brackets, parens, quotes in pair

livedown - Live Markdown previews for your favorite editor.

coc.nvim - Nodejs extension host for vim & neovim, load extensions like VSCode and host language servers.

nvim-FeMaco.lua - Catalyze your Fenced Markdown Code-block editing!