Real Vim ninjas count every keystroke - do you?

Pick a challenge, fire up Vim, and show us what you got.

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$ gem install vimgolf
$ vimgolf setup
$ vimgolf put [challenge ID]

Played Challenges

Box it - 4489 entries

Create a box around a line.

  • Best score: 21
  • Best player score: 24
  • Number of attempts: 4
Simple, Practical, and Common - 27216 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: 27
  • Number of attempts: 1
Cool or not? - 562 entries

abc trying to be cool or not...

  • Best score: 15
  • Best player score: 23
  • Number of attempts: 1
One number per line - 14428 entries

Just give me the numbers.

  • Best score: 14
  • Best player score: 19
  • Number of attempts: 2
ninja substitution - 792 entries

How can you reuse a previous substitution ?

  • Best score: 14
  • Best player score: 14
  • Number of attempts: 7
V to the i - 4155 entries

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

  • Best score: 7
  • Best player score: 7
  • Number of attempts: 5
Just the middle - 9765 entries

Delete the instructions at the top and bottom.

  • Best score: 7
  • Best player score: 7
  • Number of attempts: 2
remove lines containing the word "reader" - 2259 entries

easy stuff

  • Best score: 9
  • Best player score: 9
  • Number of attempts: 5
I forgot quotes - 12879 entries

Oops.

  • Best score: 10
  • Best player score: 13
  • Number of attempts: 5
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