Vim helpers to speed-up adding protip.
As you might know, a few weeks ago I started the 15-minute share challenge. The idea is to share a single tip (or a protip) within 15 minutes. It is possible, even for lazy programmers. See my recent protips.
The time interval is challenging, so in order to fit as much knowlege as I can, some things can be automated. Below you can find a function that creates a jekyll-seo-friendly URL.
Simple example (let’s take this post first para).
" cursor in on the line below *Vim* helpers to speed-up adding *protip*. " call function :call MakeProtipUrl() " after " 2016-04-26-vim-helpers-to-speed-up-adding-protip-protip.md
The function itself:
set nohlsearch normal yyp normal guu substitute/[\*\`\.\?\:]*//g substitute/[~ ]/-/g exe "normal I" . strftime("%Y-%m-%d") . "-" normal A-protip.md delete t
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