Rules for Vim navigation are simple:
1. You cannot use your mouse cursor
2. Press H to move left
3. Press J to move down
4. Press K to move up
5. Press L to move right
If you just started to work with Vim navigation it may be hard to remember which key is responsible for given direction. I explained the order to myself using following rules:
H – is the most on the left so it moves cursor left
L – is the most on the right so it moves cursor right, it also is turned into right
J – like jump
K – like kick the ball higher
If you have better ways to remember the order, share them in a comment!
Image source: pexels.com
Download free RSpec & TDD ebook
Do you want to earn more or jump to the next level in your company? Do you know that testing skills are one of the most desired skills? There is only first step: start testing and do it right. My ebook can help you.
Subscribe to the newsletter to get a free copy of the book.