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 - 2289 entries

Create a box around a line.

  • Best score: 21
  • Best player score: 32
  • Number of attempts: 1
Make it more readable - 1750 entries

Insert blank lines to make it more organized and readable

  • Best score: 13
  • Best player score: 16
  • Number of attempts: 1
Extract argument from function - 1990 entries

The aim is to see if you can do some refactoring very fast.

  • Best score: 13
  • Best player score: 20
  • Number of attempts: 1
Simple, Practical, and Common - 24440 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: 2
  • Best player score: 31
  • Number of attempts: 1
A HAPPY NEW YEAR 2014 ! - 9432 entries

A HAPPY NEW YEAR 2014 !

  • Best score: 11
  • Best player score: 12
  • Number of attempts: 2
I forgot quotes - 11551 entries

Oops.

  • Best score: 10
  • Best player score: 14
  • Number of attempts: 3
switch variable - 4281 entries

how fast can you switch two variable ?

  • Best score: 3
  • Best player score: 11
  • Number of attempts: 2
Applying same text modification in several lines - 1547 entries

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

  • Best score: 4
  • Best player score: 17
  • Number of attempts: 1
One number per line - 12428 entries

Just give me the numbers.

  • Best score: 14
  • Best player score: 28
  • Number of attempts: 2
That hyphen - 2148 entries

"vim vi improved"

  • Best score: 9
  • Best player score: 16
  • Number of attempts: 1
-a-b-c- - 2544 entries

Put hyphens everywhere.

  • Best score: 13
  • Best player score: 17
  • Number of attempts: 1
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