Real Vim ninjas count every keystroke - do you?

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Played Challenges

Words in parens - 12083 entries

We should all ace this, right?

  • Best score: 14
  • Best player score: 16
  • Number of attempts: 8
Applying same text modification in several lines - 2463 entries

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

  • Best score: 13
  • Best player score: 24
  • Number of attempts: 3
I forgot quotes - 14504 entries

Oops.

  • Best score: 10
  • Best player score: 15
  • Number of attempts: 6
Just the middle - 10458 entries

Delete the instructions at the top and bottom.

  • Best score: 7
  • Best player score: 9
  • Number of attempts: 11
Reformat/Refactor a Golfer Class - 5694 entries

A simple case of removing unneeded code and fixing broken indentation.

  • Best score: 32
  • Best player score: 57
  • Number of attempts: 6
Simple, Practical, and Common - 30386 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: 8
One number per line - 16673 entries

Just give me the numbers.

  • Best score: 14
  • Best player score: 25
  • Number of attempts: 6
One to Ten - 1747 entries

Generate the sequence of numbers from 1 to 10, one number per line. Inspired by this Reddit thread: https://redd.it/ak4it2

  • Best score: 12
  • Best player score: 12
  • Number of attempts: 12
Box it - 6369 entries

Create a box around a line.

  • Best score: 21
  • Best player score: 29
  • Number of attempts: 10
Swap values inside brackets - 2160 entries

Easy challenge.

  • Best score: 14
  • Best player score: 154
  • Number of attempts: 2
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