When editing markdown I try to keep paragraph lines at 80 characters. (When the markdown is rendered it ignores single newlines in paragraphs, and this is a way to keep the markdown source easier to parse)
VG “ to enter visual mode and select the content below the cursor holy moley am i rite? gq “ format
:set tw=80 How do I quickly apply an 80char limit in Vim?
Solution Action in Vim: from normal mode:
gq80l Use the dot command to
perform on later paragraphs
NOTE: do i need to set a line width first?