Real Vim ninjas count every keystroke - do you?

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Played Challenges

Turn the x - 31 entries

Turn the x to a +

  • Best score: 20
  • Best player score: 24
  • Number of attempts: 1
Multiline to Single Line - 134 entries

Convert a multiline, indented file to a single line with no whitespace

  • Best score: 5
  • Best player score: 5
  • Number of attempts: 2
Format the CSS - 26 entries

You just copied some CSS color names from the web and need to add them to your python module. Create the COLORS variable and assign a dict() with the names as keys and hex-colors as values. BEWARE OF THE TABS!!

  • Best score: 42
  • Best player score: 55
  • Number of attempts: 2
Simple, Practical, and Common - 30704 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: 4
Yo To Hello - 498 entries

Simply Turn Yo To Hello

  • Best score: 8
  • Best player score: 10
  • Number of attempts: 1
Satisfy the go linter - 436 entries

You just came up with this briliant go vars package. But dang, you forgot to add comments to the exported variables. Can you add a comment over each variable with a TODO-placeholder?

  • Best score: 20
  • Best player score: 26
  • Number of attempts: 1
-a-b-c- - 2925 entries

Put hyphens everywhere.

  • Best score: 13
  • Best player score: 15
  • Number of attempts: 1
Basic renumbering - 5173 entries

Renumbering Basic.

  • Best score: 11
  • Best player score: 18
  • Number of attempts: 1
Rural Post - 271 entries

Simple challenge to remove all but the post code on each line

  • Best score: 10
  • Best player score: 13
  • Number of attempts: 3
switch variable - 4696 entries

how fast can you switch two variable ?

  • Best score: 11
  • Best player score: 12
  • Number of attempts: 1
Replace pattern with 1, 2, 3, ... on each line - 481 entries

For each line replace a search pattern (in this case $) with numbers starting at 1 and then increasing by 1 for each replaced match. a$b$c$ -> a0b1c2

  • Best score: 21
  • Best player score: 27
  • Number of attempts: 2
Add semicolons - 8474 entries

Simply add a semicolon at the end of each line

  • Best score: 10
  • Best player score: 11
  • Number of attempts: 1
One number per line - 16841 entries

Just give me the numbers.

  • Best score: 14
  • Best player score: 19
  • Number of attempts: 3
Box it - 6515 entries

Create a box around a line.

  • Best score: 21
  • Best player score: 31
  • Number of attempts: 2
I forgot quotes - 14658 entries

Oops.

  • Best score: 10
  • Best player score: 14
  • Number of attempts: 5
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