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 Optional
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 * For better mime-type identification install `python-magic`_
-.. _python-magic: https://github.com/ahupp/python-magic
 
-Install With 'pip'
-------------------
+Install using 'pip'
+-------------------
+*pip* is a tool for installing Python packages from `Python Package Index`_ and
+is a replacement for *easy_install*. It will install the package using the
+first 'python' in your path so it is especially useful when used along with 
+`virtualenv`_, otherwise root access may be required.
+
 .. code-block:: sh
 
     $ pip install eyeD3
     $ pip install python-magic  # optional
 
 Install From Source
-------------------------
+-------------------
 Source packages can be downloaded from `here`_:
 
 .. code-block:: sh
 .. note::
  The ``mkenv.bash`` script requires `virtualenvwrapper`_. Users of
  ``virtualenv`` directly (without the wrapper) should consult the script to
- guide the setup of a virtual environment.
+ guide the setup of a virtual development environment.
 
 .. code-block:: sh
 
     $ make test
 
 
+.. _virtualenv: http://www.virtualenv.org/
 .. _virtualenvwrapper: http://www.doughellmann.com/projects/virtualenvwrapper
+.. _Python Package Index: http://pypi.python.org/pypi/eyeD3
+.. _python-magic: https://github.com/ahupp/python-magic