Real Vim ninjas count every keystroke - do you?

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Played Challenges

Winding path - 91 entries

It's a maze, but the bad paths have been blocked off. Mark the correct path.

  • Best score: 27
  • Best player score: 67
  • Number of attempts: 2
Simple, Practical, and Common - 26160 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: 14
  • Best player score: 33
  • Number of attempts: 1
Do you demand a shrubbery? - 1018 entries

Use :redir and crush the emacsgolfers.

  • Best score: 15
  • Best player score: 32
  • Number of attempts: 2
Words in parens - 11260 entries

We should all ace this, right?

  • Best score: 14
  • Best player score: 21
  • Number of attempts: 1
That hyphen - 2236 entries

"vim vi improved"

  • Best score: 9
  • Best player score: 14
  • Number of attempts: 7
Collect List - 3575 entries

Convert to comma separated list.

  • Best score: 12
  • Best player score: 18
  • Number of attempts: 2
Just the middle - 9529 entries

Delete the instructions at the top and bottom.

  • Best score: 7
  • Best player score: 7
  • Number of attempts: 4
A HAPPY NEW YEAR 2014 ! - 9653 entries

A HAPPY NEW YEAR 2014 !

  • Best score: 11
  • Best player score: 12
  • Number of attempts: 3
remove lines containing the word "reader" - 1989 entries

easy stuff

  • Best score: 9
  • Best player score: 9
  • Number of attempts: 3
I forgot quotes - 12364 entries

Oops.

  • Best score: 10
  • Best player score: 10
  • Number of attempts: 6
Vincent Yu
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Juggling kids, fitness, photons, electrons, and geeky stuff. Wannabe firebreather.

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