Better indent support for PHP in Vim

Nov 17, 2013

If you use PHP for templating, chances are you have trouble getting Vim to handle auto indenting.

Luckily Christian J. Robinson wrote up a great little script on the Vim Wiki called "Better indent support for php with html".

This lets Vim intelligently handle both HTML and PHP within a single file.

Pasting his block of code into your .vimrc works, but is pretty messy, so I've wrapped it up as a Vim plugin. Now, if you use Vundle, you can simply install it by adding this line to your .vimrc and running :BundleInstall:

Bundle 'captbaritone/better-indent-support-for-php-with-html'