Real Vim ninjas count every keystroke - do you?

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Played Challenges

Simple text editing with Vim - 10620 entries

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

  • Best score: 13
  • Best player score: 57
  • Number of attempts: 1
Simple, Practical, and Common - 26397 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: 30
  • Number of attempts: 2
Cool or not? - 542 entries

abc trying to be cool or not...

  • Best score: 15
  • Best player score: 27
  • Number of attempts: 2
remove lines containing the word "reader" - 2047 entries

easy stuff

  • Best score: 9
  • Best player score: 12
  • Number of attempts: 4
Copy three lines - 2217 entries

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

  • Best score: 13
  • Best player score: 26
  • Number of attempts: 3
Add semicolons - 3724 entries

Simply add a semicolon at the end of each line

  • Best score: 10
  • Best player score: 19
  • Number of attempts: 1
I forgot quotes - 12519 entries

Oops.

  • Best score: 10
  • Best player score: 25
  • Number of attempts: 2
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