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Played Challenges

Simple, Practical, and Common - 33442 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: 28
  • Position: #4442 / 7379
  • Number of attempts: 4
Hogwarts Email Sorting - 890 entries

Given a list of emails, get the students full name and their associated house.

  • Best score: 20
  • Best player score: 22
  • Position: #127 / 256
  • Number of attempts: 4
Add text at some column - 162 entries

Complete golang struct statement.

  • Best score: 31
  • Best player score: 38
  • Position: #58 / 63
  • Number of attempts: 1
One number per line - 18668 entries

Just give me the numbers.

  • Best score: 14
  • Best player score: 17
  • Position: #1288 / 3851
  • Number of attempts: 7
Quote modules - 1063 entries

Complete golang import statement.

  • Best score: 21
  • Best player score: 32
  • Position: #224 / 277
  • Number of attempts: 1
Quote modules (ver.2) - 224 entries

Complete golang import statement.

  • Best score: 22
  • Best player score: 27
  • Position: #38 / 58
  • Number of attempts: 1
Add semicolons - 10809 entries

Simply add a semicolon at the end of each line

  • Best score: 10
  • Best player score: 10
  • Position: #400 / 3050
  • Number of attempts: 8
Bad Copy Syntax - 2008 entries

Copy should be from right to left, but sometimes you type it wrong.

  • Best score: 18
  • Best player score: 23
  • Position: #350 / 518
  • Number of attempts: 3
remove lines containing the word "reader" - 3555 entries

easy stuff

  • Best score: 9
  • Best player score: 10
  • Position: #722 / 1150
  • Number of attempts: 2
Com(m)a Trouble - 3705 entries

Someone was real stupid when placing his commas. Can you fix it?

  • Best score: 12
  • Best player score: 13
  • Position: #287 / 835
  • Number of attempts: 7
Box it - 7845 entries

Create a box around a line.

  • Best score: 21
  • Best player score: 22
  • Position: #522 / 1869
  • Number of attempts: 7
Just the middle - 11371 entries

Delete the instructions at the top and bottom.

  • Best score: 7
  • Best player score: 8
  • Position: #2989 / 4169
  • Number of attempts: 1
Vice versa - 7839 entries

Little role switching.

  • Best score: 12
  • Best player score: 14
  • Position: #963 / 2111
  • Number of attempts: 5
Triangle of arrows - 179 entries

I made this by accident when working on another challenge. How would you go about making this?

  • Best score: 14
  • Best player score: 25
  • Position: #31 / 42
  • Number of attempts: 1
Line under headers - 2022 entries

Put a line under each header, and remove the other markdown formatting.

  • Best score: 24
  • Best player score: 28
  • Position: #229 / 498
  • Number of attempts: 5
VimGolfNight - 536 entries

Based on "The name of the game".

  • Best score: 12
  • Best player score: 12
  • Position: #271 / 343
  • Number of attempts: 1
I forgot quotes - 15943 entries

Oops.

  • Best score: 10
  • Best player score: 14
  • Position: #1917 / 4165
  • Number of attempts: 4
Words in parens - 12867 entries

We should all ace this, right?

  • Best score: 13
  • Best player score: 15
  • Position: #1780 / 3949
  • Number of attempts: 2
Simple text editing with Vim - 12398 entries

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

  • Best score: 13
  • Best player score: 13
  • Position: #613 / 3607
  • Number of attempts: 4
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