Real Vim ninjas count every keystroke - do you?

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Played Challenges

One number per line - 14098 entries

Just give me the numbers.

  • Best score: 14
  • Best player score: 32
  • Number of attempts: 1
Bad Copy Syntax - 986 entries

Copy should be from right to left, but sometimes you type it wrong.

  • Best score: 19
  • Best player score: 23
  • Number of attempts: 5
Box it - 4181 entries

Create a box around a line.

  • Best score: 21
  • Best player score: 21
  • Number of attempts: 9
One to Ten - 1249 entries

Generate the sequence of numbers from 1 to 10, one number per line. Inspired by this Reddit thread: https://redd.it/ak4it2

  • Best score: 12
  • Best player score: 24
  • Number of attempts: 1
Cool or not? - 545 entries

abc trying to be cool or not...

  • Best score: 15
  • Best player score: 19
  • Number of attempts: 4
Copy three lines - 2237 entries

If the site is up (by some miracle), make the text under every header identical.

  • Best score: 13
  • Best player score: 18
  • Number of attempts: 3
Swap values inside brackets - 1722 entries

Easy challenge.

  • Best score: 13
  • Best player score: 18
  • Number of attempts: 5
Applying same text modification in several lines - 1975 entries

Remove identical text at the beginning of several lines and the closing parenthesis.

  • Best score: 13
  • Best player score: 15
  • Number of attempts: 3
Just the middle - 9651 entries

Delete the instructions at the top and bottom.

  • Best score: 7
  • Best player score: 8
  • Number of attempts: 4
Simple, Practical, and Common - 26719 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: 22
  • Best player score: 26
  • Number of attempts: 4
Collect List - 3603 entries

Convert to comma separated list.

  • Best score: 12
  • Best player score: 12
  • Number of attempts: 5
switch variable - 4437 entries

how fast can you switch two variable ?

  • Best score: 11
  • Best player score: 11
  • Number of attempts: 5
V to the i - 4095 entries

Input is 99 V's. Output is 100 i's.

  • Best score: 7
  • Best player score: 8
  • Number of attempts: 4
Join 'em - 180 entries

This shouldn't be too tough

  • Best score: 5
  • Best player score: 5
  • Number of attempts: 2
Swap values - 3747 entries

Well, swap the values...

  • Best score: 11
  • Best player score: 11
  • Number of attempts: 10
Reorder the groups - 663 entries

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

  • Best score: 14
  • Best player score: 17
  • Number of attempts: 2
Vice versa - 6234 entries

Little role switching.

  • Best score: 12
  • Best player score: 16
  • Number of attempts: 4
Add semicolons - 4183 entries

Simply add a semicolon at the end of each line

  • Best score: 10
  • Best player score: 11
  • Number of attempts: 5
I forgot quotes - 12685 entries

Oops.

  • Best score: 10
  • Best player score: 14
  • Number of attempts: 3
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