Real Vim ninjas count every keystroke - do you?

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Played Challenges

Simple text editing with Vim - 9941 entries

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

  • Best score: 13
  • Best player score: 20
  • Number of attempts: 2
attr_aligner - 2795 entries

Two attr keywords. Two separate indentations. Align the colons.

  • Best score: 19
  • Best player score: 19
  • Number of attempts: 12
Fix the XML - 836 entries

The challenge consists in having a valid xml from an incomplete source.

  • Best score: 18
  • Best player score: 18
  • Number of attempts: 5
Line 'em up! - 269 entries

It can be so hard to keep everything neatly lined-up. Somebody clearly hasn't bothered here. Tidy it up, please!

  • Best score: 17
  • Best player score: 17
  • Number of attempts: 4
I forgot quotes - 10188 entries

Oops.

  • Best score: 10
  • Best player score: 10
  • Number of attempts: 3
Reformat/Refactor a Golfer Class - 5358 entries

A simple case of removing unneeded code and fixing broken indentation.

  • Best score: 32
  • Best player score: 32
  • Number of attempts: 7
A HAPPY NEW YEAR 2014 ! - 9102 entries

A HAPPY NEW YEAR 2014 !

  • Best score: 11
  • Best player score: 11
  • Number of attempts: 2
Simple, Practical, and Common - 21286 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: 5
  • Best player score: 22
  • Number of attempts: 5
Collect List - 3168 entries

Convert to comma separated list.

  • Best score: 12
  • Best player score: 12
  • Number of attempts: 4
Make HTML List - 825 entries

Turn the comma separated list into an unordered html list.

  • Best score: 33
  • Best player score: 54
  • Number of attempts: 1
That hyphen - 1859 entries

"vim vi improved"

  • Best score: 9
  • Best player score: 11
  • Number of attempts: 3
camel riding - 673 entries

add a prefix on some camelCase variables

  • Best score: 15
  • Best player score: 17
  • Number of attempts: 2
Vice versa - 5398 entries

Little role switching.

  • Best score: 2
  • Best player score: 12
  • Number of attempts: 4
Space out the alphabet - 1274 entries

Put 3 spaces between adjacent letters.

  • Best score: 15
  • Best player score: 17
  • Number of attempts: 7
Extract argument from function - 1816 entries

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

  • Best score: 13
  • Best player score: 13
  • Number of attempts: 4
Just the middle - 8500 entries

Delete the instructions at the top and bottom.

  • Best score: 7
  • Best player score: 8
  • Number of attempts: 2
Words in parens - 10377 entries

We should all ace this, right?

  • Best score: 14
  • Best player score: 14
  • Number of attempts: 2
Count both ways - 850 entries

Right AND down.

  • Best score: 13
  • Best player score: 15
  • Number of attempts: 4
Mirror Symmetry - 681 entries

Add backslashes.

  • Best score: 7
  • Best player score: 7
  • Number of attempts: 3
Basic renumbering - 4151 entries

Renumbering Basic.

  • Best score: 2
  • Best player score: 14
  • Number of attempts: 12
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