Real Vim ninjas count every keystroke - do you?

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Played Challenges

Box it - 5122 entries

Create a box around a line.

  • Best score: 21
  • Best player score: 23
  • Number of attempts: 14
Simple, Practical, and Common - 28203 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: 11
Quote modules - 243 entries

Complete golang import statement.

  • Best score: 21
  • Best player score: 27
  • Number of attempts: 5
From argument to object - 1184 entries

This task typifies those programmers endure while coding. This C-family pseudocode needs a function argument to be repurposed as an object call. Simply search and replace? Repeat a pattern of edits?

  • Best score: 17
  • Best player score: 21
  • Number of attempts: 1
Array transposition - 1803 entries

Transpose two arrays into one.

  • Best score: 16
  • Best player score: 20
  • Number of attempts: 2
remove lines containing the word "reader" - 2486 entries

easy stuff

  • Best score: 9
  • Best player score: 10
  • Number of attempts: 4
Stairstep digits - 225 entries

Remove the evens. Double the odds.

  • Best score: 9
  • Best player score: 13
  • Number of attempts: 4
One number per line - 15174 entries

Just give me the numbers.

  • Best score: 14
  • Best player score: 14
  • Number of attempts: 11
Team names - 1586 entries

The team names are misspelled.

  • Best score: 16
  • Best player score: 16
  • Number of attempts: 11
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