Real Vim ninjas count every keystroke - do you?

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Played Challenges

Search and Replace 0 - 4292 entries

Replace every instance of 'aaa' with 'xaaax'.

  • Best score: 12
  • Best player score: 12
  • Number of attempts: 5
One number per line - 14873 entries

Just give me the numbers.

  • Best score: 14
  • Best player score: 14
  • Number of attempts: 13
Line under headers - 998 entries

Put a line under each header, and remove the other markdown formatting.

  • Best score: 25
  • Best player score: 36
  • Number of attempts: 7
remove lines containing the word "reader" - 2394 entries

easy stuff

  • Best score: 9
  • Best player score: 9
  • Number of attempts: 5
Just the middle - 9896 entries

Delete the instructions at the top and bottom.

  • Best score: 7
  • Best player score: 7
  • Number of attempts: 4
Box it - 4892 entries

Create a box around a line.

  • Best score: 21
  • Best player score: 21
  • Number of attempts: 12
Two pairs of cluster of letters creates word - 553 entries

Clean and group.

  • Best score: 17
  • Best player score: 119
  • Number of attempts: 1
V to the i - 4194 entries

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

  • Best score: 7
  • Best player score: 7
  • Number of attempts: 6
Com(m)a Trouble - 2336 entries

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

  • Best score: 12
  • Best player score: 22
  • Number of attempts: 4
Simple, Practical, and Common - 27818 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: 25
  • Number of attempts: 4
Cool or not? - 584 entries

abc trying to be cool or not...

  • Best score: 15
  • Best player score: 30
  • Number of attempts: 1
David Accomazzo
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Eternally curious. Web developer/project manager. Recovering music journalist.

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