Real Vim ninjas count every keystroke - do you?

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Played Challenges

Box it - 3544 entries

Create a box around a line.

  • Best score: 21
  • Best player score: 22
  • Number of attempts: 7
Simple, Practical, and Common - 25720 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: 24
  • Number of attempts: 5
Bad Copy Syntax - 654 entries

Copy should be from right to left, but sometimes you type it wrong.

  • Best score: 19
  • Best player score: 21
  • Number of attempts: 6
Add semicolons - 2792 entries

Simply add a semicolon at the end of each line

  • Best score: 10
  • Best player score: 11
  • Number of attempts: 4
I forgot quotes - 12156 entries

Oops.

  • Best score: 10
  • Best player score: 15
  • Number of attempts: 3
One number per line - 13395 entries

Just give me the numbers.

  • Best score: 14
  • Best player score: 17
  • Number of attempts: 8
Applying same text modification in several lines - 1791 entries

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

  • Best score: 13
  • Best player score: 13
  • Number of attempts: 5
remove lines containing the word "reader" - 1872 entries

easy stuff

  • Best score: 9
  • Best player score: 14
  • Number of attempts: 2
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