Vim on Freenode
From Vim Tips Wiki
created 2008 · complexity basic · author Metacosm · version 7.0
Searching the tips on this wiki can often help solve a problem encountered when using Vim. However, if you want to ask a question, you will need to subscribe to a mailing list, or join the #vim IRC channel.
 IRC overview
IRC (Internet Relay Chat) is a form of real-time text messaging (chat). A user installs a suitable IRC client program, then configures it to connect to an IRC network (such as freenode), and a specific channel on that server (such as #vim).
 Joining #vim
- Outline procedure to join #vim.
- Outline how to ask a question.
 See also
... except that it isn't: as of September 2012 Vi-IMproved.org is dead, having been replaced by some guy's CV page.
Some useful pages: