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Vim vs TinyMCE: What are the differences?

Developers describe Vim as "Highly configurable text editor built to enable efficient text editing". Vim is an advanced text editor that seeks to provide the power of the de-facto Unix editor 'Vi', with a more complete feature set. Vim is a highly configurable text editor built to enable efficient text editing. It is an improved version of the vi editor distributed with most UNIX systems. Vim is distributed free as charityware. On the other hand, TinyMCE is detailed as "HTML editor designed to simplify website content creation". It is the most advanced WYSWIYG HTML editor designed to simplify website content creation. The rich text editing platform that helped launch Atlassian, Medium, Evernote, and more.

Vim and TinyMCE can be categorized as "Text Editor" tools.

Some of the features offered by Vim are:

  • Vertically Split Windows
  • Vimdiff
  • Folding

On the other hand, TinyMCE provides the following key features:

  • Improved copy-paste
  • Spell check
  • Image upload

TinyMCE is an open source tool with 7.09K GitHub stars and 1.58K GitHub forks. Here's a link to TinyMCE's open source repository on GitHub.

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Pros of TinyMCE
Pros of Vim
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    • 345
      Comes by default in most unix systems (remote editing)
    • 326
      Fast
    • 312
      Highly configurable
    • 296
      Less mouse dependence
    • 246
      Lightweight
    • 144
      Speed
    • 99
      Plugins
    • 95
      Hardcore
    • 80
      It's for pros
    • 65
      Vertically split windows
    • 28
      Open-source
    • 25
      Modal editing
    • 22
      No remembering shortcuts, instead "talks" to the editor
    • 21
      It stood the Test of Time
    • 16
      Unicode
    • 12
      Dotfiles
    • 12
      Stick with terminal
    • 12
      VimPlugins
    • 12
      Everything is on the keyboard
    • 11
      Flexible Indenting
    • 10
      Programmable
    • 9
      Hands stay on the keyboard
    • 9
      Efficient and powerful
    • 9
      Large number of Shortcuts
    • 8
      A chainsaw for text editing
    • 8
      Everywhere
    • 8
      Unmatched productivity
    • 7
      Because its not Emacs
    • 7
      Developer speed
    • 7
      Super fast
    • 7
      Modal editing changes everything
    • 6
      Themes
    • 6
      You cannot exit
    • 6
      Makes you a true bearded developer
    • 5
      Great on large text files
    • 5
      Shortcuts
    • 5
      Plugin manager options. Vim-plug, Pathogen, etc
    • 5
      EasyMotion
    • 5
      Most and most powerful plugins of any editor
    • 5
      Intergrated into most editors
    • 5
      Habit
    • 5
      Shell escapes and shell imports :!<command> and !!cmd
    • 4
      Intuitive, once mastered
    • 3
      Perfect command line editor
    • 1
      Not MicroSoft

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    Cons of TinyMCE
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      • 8
        Ugly UI
      • 5
        Hard to learn

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      What is TinyMCE?

      It is the most advanced WYSWIYG HTML editor designed to simplify website content creation. The rich text editing platform that helped launch Atlassian, Medium, Evernote, and more.

      What is Vim?

      Vim is an advanced text editor that seeks to provide the power of the de-facto Unix editor 'Vi', with a more complete feature set. Vim is a highly configurable text editor built to enable efficient text editing. It is an improved version of the vi editor distributed with most UNIX systems. Vim is distributed free as charityware.

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