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

Simple, Practical, and Common - 28782 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: 28
  • Number of attempts: 3
One number per line - 15522 entries

Just give me the numbers.

  • Best score: 14
  • Best player score: 21
  • Number of attempts: 2
Basic renumbering - 5004 entries

Renumbering Basic.

  • Best score: 11
  • Best player score: 18
  • Number of attempts: 3
That hyphen - 2312 entries

"vim vi improved"

  • Best score: 9
  • Best player score: 12
  • Number of attempts: 2
Swap values - 4015 entries

Well, swap the values...

  • Best score: 11
  • Best player score: 15
  • Number of attempts: 2
I forgot quotes - 13700 entries

Oops.

  • Best score: 10
  • Best player score: 16
  • Number of attempts: 2
Collect List - 3779 entries

Convert to comma separated list.

  • Best score: 12
  • Best player score: 16
  • Number of attempts: 2
Mike Chen
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Programmer, startup co-founder

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