Real Vim ninjas count every keystroke - do you?

Pick a challenge, fire up Vim, and show us what you got.

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$ gem install vimgolf
$ vimgolf setup
$ vimgolf put [challenge ID]

Played Challenges

One number per line - 11373 entries

Just give me the numbers.

  • Best score: 14
  • Best player score: 34
  • Number of attempts: 2
Vice versa - 5613 entries

Little role switching.

  • Best score: 2
  • Best player score: 16
  • Number of attempts: 2
Swap values inside brackets - 1181 entries

Easy challenge.

  • Best score: 2
  • Best player score: 15
  • Number of attempts: 8
Just the middle - 8769 entries

Delete the instructions at the top and bottom.

  • Best score: 7
  • Best player score: 8
  • Number of attempts: 3
A HAPPY NEW YEAR 2014 ! - 9278 entries

A HAPPY NEW YEAR 2014 !

  • Best score: 11
  • Best player score: 11
  • Number of attempts: 3
Words in parens - 10633 entries

We should all ace this, right?

  • Best score: 14
  • Best player score: 20
  • Number of attempts: 2
Simple text editing with Vim - 10126 entries

Make the pairs of lines match up by making each second line same as first

  • Best score: 13
  • Best player score: 14
  • Number of attempts: 6
Simple, Practical, and Common - 22710 entries

Simple things we do all the time should be able to be done with very few keystrokes, but sometimes I find something I need to do makes me go, "There MUST be a better way." This challenge is just a simple movement and entering text at a certain place.

  • Best score: 2
  • Best player score: 14
  • Number of attempts: 9
Ali Mostafavi
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