New Sublime Text Syntax Definition Format [Link]

April 08, 2015 by Gabe | [mmd] | ℳ↫

The latest beta build of Sublime Text 3 added a new way to define syntax definitions. It still supports the TextMate .tmLanguage definitions but now adds a uniquely Sublime Text method. At first glance it seems very powerful. Version 3 of Sublime Text is coming along quickly now and still has some surprises cooking.

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  1. Keyboard Shortcuts for 2015-01-21: Sublime Text Lines and Folding

    January 21, 2015 by Gabe | [mmd] | ℳ↫

    Let's try an experiment. Rather than post a huge number of keyboard shortcuts all at once, I'll let you follow along as I wear new patterns into my brain. Sounds gross, right? It is.

    This week's set of keyboard shortcuts are for Sublime Text and code folding ...

  2. PlainTasks for Sublime Text Adds Relative Due Dates

    January 08, 2015 by Gabe | [mmd] |

    The PlainTasks plugin for Sublime Text is a terrific tool for working with plain text task management. It supports many aspects of the TaskPaper format and now adds relative due date parsing.

    On any task, type d then ⇥ to insert an @due() tag with the cursor ready to enter a ...

  3. Sublime: Nice Features [Link]

    December 26, 2014 by Gabe | [mmd] | ℳ↫

    A nice intro lecture about Sublime Text features (embedded below).

  4. Sublime Text as a Multi-Tool

    December 11, 2014 by Gabe | [mmd] |

    A couple of nice posts about Sublime Text over at TechnologyNotes. I use the heck out of Sublime Text, because it's ubiquitous and powerful.

    In Jeff's posts, he highlights his awkward dance with Sublime Text and how he settled into it by replacing a bunch of other applications ...

  5. Vim for Sublime Text

    July 18, 2014 by Gabe | [mmd] |

    In consideration of this week's Technical Difficulties Vim episode:

    If you use Sublime Text, you can turn on "vintage" mode to enable vi/vim like keybindings. Sublime is overflowing with keybinding options so it's not too surprising.

    The Vintageous plugin takes it many steps further.

    For a demo ...

  6. Improved Evernote for Sublime Text [Link]

    July 06, 2014 by Gabe | [mmd] | ℳ↫

    I've written about this Sublime Text plugin before but it keeps getting better. Beyond the basics, like sending notes from ST3 to Evernote, this plugin will also list, download and convert to Markdown for editing. Two way syncing and editing of Evernote meta data likes tags is also supported ...