# Using Vim for Academic Writing

Writing is arguably the most important activity for an academic. An academic’s job is to create and disseminate knowledge, and this cannot be done without effective writing. Thus, it is important to pick the right tools for the job. These tools are split into the categories of editor, typesetting language, and support tools. In this post, I explain my academic writing workflow with Neovim, Pandoc and LaTeX, and a curated set of plugins for writing tasks.