Real Vim ninjas count every keystroke - do you?

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Played Challenges

Box it - 4204 entries

Create a box around a line.

  • Best score: 21
  • Best player score: 34
  • Number of attempts: 1
Simple, Practical, and Common - 26754 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: 26
  • Number of attempts: 5
Simple text editing with Vim - 10668 entries

Make the pairs of lines match up by making each second line same as first

  • Best score: 13
  • Best player score: 32
  • Number of attempts: 3
Delete to the end of the current line - 540 entries

Delete to the end of the current line, but keep the character under the cursor.

  • Best score: 5
  • Best player score: 5
  • Number of attempts: 2
Add semicolons - 4237 entries

Simply add a semicolon at the end of each line

  • Best score: 10
  • Best player score: 16
  • Number of attempts: 2
I forgot quotes - 12699 entries

Oops.

  • Best score: 10
  • Best player score: 17
  • Number of attempts: 5
Applying same text modification in several lines - 1984 entries

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

  • Best score: 13
  • Best player score: 18
  • Number of attempts: 3
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