Real Vim ninjas count every keystroke - do you?

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

Changelog, Rules & FAQ, updates: @vimgolf, RSS.

Your VimGolf key: please sign in

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

Played Challenges

Box it - 1868 entries

Create a box around a line.

  • Best score: 21
  • Best player score: 24
  • Number of attempts: 2
Simple, Practical, and Common - 24024 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: 22
  • Number of attempts: 4
simple format - 2372 entries

make it look better.

  • Best score: 20
  • Best player score: 20
  • Number of attempts: 2
Com(m)a Trouble - 1261 entries

Someone was real stupid when placing his commas. Can you fix it?

  • Best score: 12
  • Best player score: 12
  • Number of attempts: 5
Swap values inside brackets - 1329 entries

Easy challenge.

  • Best score: 2
  • Best player score: 22
  • Number of attempts: 2
I forgot quotes - 11361 entries

Oops.

  • Best score: 10
  • Best player score: 13
  • Number of attempts: 3
One number per line - 12134 entries

Just give me the numbers.

  • Best score: 14
  • Best player score: 14
  • Number of attempts: 3
Applying same text modification in several lines - 1462 entries

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

  • Best score: 4
  • Best player score: 13
  • Number of attempts: 2
Evyk
Twitter:

entered into 8 challenges

contributed 0 challenges