Real Vim ninjas count every keystroke - do you?

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Played Challenges

Simple, Practical, and Common - 26189 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: 14
  • Best player score: 24
  • Number of attempts: 5
Box it - 3853 entries

Create a box around a line.

  • Best score: 21
  • Best player score: 28
  • Number of attempts: 3
Basic renumbering - 4767 entries

Renumbering Basic.

  • Best score: 11
  • Best player score: 14
  • Number of attempts: 1
Around the clock - 142 entries

You'll want to use 2 special commands to complete this. If you haven't yet, read through 'input.txt', especially :help simple-changes

  • Best score: 13
  • Best player score: 15
  • Number of attempts: 1
Add semicolons - 3527 entries

Simply add a semicolon at the end of each line

  • Best score: 10
  • Best player score: 11
  • Number of attempts: 3
remove lines containing the word "reader" - 2003 entries

easy stuff

  • Best score: 9
  • Best player score: 10
  • Number of attempts: 4
Delete to the end of the current line - 522 entries

Delete to the end of the current line, but keep the character under the cursor.

  • Best score: 5
  • Best player score: 5
  • Number of attempts: 2
Simple text editing with Vim - 10594 entries

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

  • Best score: 13
  • Best player score: 17
  • Number of attempts: 2
Join 'em - 173 entries

This shouldn't be too tough

  • Best score: 5
  • Best player score: 5
  • Number of attempts: 1
One number per line - 13745 entries

Just give me the numbers.

  • Best score: 14
  • Best player score: 19
  • Number of attempts: 2
Cool or not? - 536 entries

abc trying to be cool or not...

  • Best score: 15
  • Best player score: 20
  • Number of attempts: 1
Reorder the groups - 570 entries

Change the order so that the groups of fruit come before the vegetables.

  • Best score: 14
  • Best player score: 23
  • Number of attempts: 3
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