Real Vim ninjas count every keystroke - do you?

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Played Challenges

simple format - 3069 entries

make it look better.

  • Best score: 20
  • Best player score: 116
  • Number of attempts: 1
Box it - 3181 entries

Create a box around a line.

  • Best score: 21
  • Best player score: 31
  • Number of attempts: 3
html paragraph to table - 388 entries

reformat html paragraph to table

  • Best score: 7
  • Best player score: 126
  • Number of attempts: 1
One number per line - 12996 entries

Just give me the numbers.

  • Best score: 14
  • Best player score: 27
  • Number of attempts: 3
Cool or not? - 486 entries

abc trying to be cool or not...

  • Best score: 15
  • Best player score: 15
  • Number of attempts: 6
Swap values - 3565 entries

Well, swap the values...

  • Best score: 11
  • Best player score: 11
  • Number of attempts: 7
I forgot quotes - 11957 entries

Oops.

  • Best score: 10
  • Best player score: 10
  • Number of attempts: 9
Swap values inside brackets - 1521 entries

Easy challenge.

  • Best score: 14
  • Best player score: 14
  • Number of attempts: 10
A HAPPY NEW YEAR 2014 ! - 9545 entries

A HAPPY NEW YEAR 2014 !

  • Best score: 11
  • Best player score: 11
  • Number of attempts: 6
ninja substitution - 584 entries

How can you reuse a previous substitution ?

  • Best score: 14
  • Best player score: 17
  • Number of attempts: 3
Just the middle - 9316 entries

Delete the instructions at the top and bottom.

  • Best score: 7
  • Best player score: 7
  • Number of attempts: 7
Simple, Practical, and Common - 25294 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: 22
  • Number of attempts: 12
Collect List - 3523 entries

Convert to comma separated list.

  • Best score: 12
  • Best player score: 12
  • Number of attempts: 8
Com(m)a Trouble - 1781 entries

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

  • Best score: 12
  • Best player score: 12
  • Number of attempts: 14
Simple text editing with Vim - 10457 entries

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

  • Best score: 13
  • Best player score: 13
  • Number of attempts: 3
Applying same text modification in several lines - 1709 entries

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

  • Best score: 13
  • Best player score: 13
  • Number of attempts: 7
remove lines containing the word "reader" - 1725 entries

easy stuff

  • Best score: 9
  • Best player score: 14
  • Number of attempts: 1
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