Real Vim ninjas count every keystroke - do you?

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

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Played Challenges

Box it - 3871 entries

Create a box around a line.

  • Best score: 21
  • Best player score: 34
  • Number of attempts: 2
One number per line - 13765 entries

Just give me the numbers.

  • Best score: 14
  • Best player score: 20
  • Number of attempts: 3
Just the middle - 9542 entries

Delete the instructions at the top and bottom.

  • Best score: 7
  • Best player score: 7
  • Number of attempts: 2
remove lines containing the word "reader" - 2003 entries

easy stuff

  • Best score: 9
  • Best player score: 9
  • Number of attempts: 3
Simple, Practical, and Common - 26223 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: 30
  • Number of attempts: 1
Extract argument from function - 2037 entries

The aim is to see if you can do some refactoring very fast.

  • Best score: 13
  • Best player score: 13
  • Number of attempts: 6
Swap values inside brackets - 1685 entries

Easy challenge.

  • Best score: 14
  • Best player score: 18
  • Number of attempts: 3
I forgot quotes - 12412 entries

Oops.

  • Best score: 10
  • Best player score: 17
  • Number of attempts: 2
Frede Emil
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Electronics engineer, low key musician, maker of things and weird things.

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