Real Vim ninjas count every keystroke - do you?

Pick a challenge, fire up Vim, and show us what you got.

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$ gem install vimgolf
$ vimgolf setup
$ vimgolf put [challenge ID]

Played Challenges

Many duplicates - 1304 entries

Quick and easy

  • Best score: 6
  • Best player score: 8
  • Position: #141 / 427
  • Number of attempts: 7
delete swap - 1614 entries

delete all swap

  • Best score: 5
  • Best player score: 5
  • Position: #119 / 503
  • Number of attempts: 2
Put a newline after every 10 lines in vim - 1628 entries

Goal is to put a newline after every 10 lines in vim.

  • Best score: 10
  • Best player score: 13
  • Position: #357 / 542
  • Number of attempts: 2
Rural Post - 4410 entries

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

  • Best score: 9
  • Best player score: 47
  • Position: #1045 / 1083
  • Number of attempts: 2
Simple, Practical, and Common - 33427 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: 31
  • Position: #5687 / 7377
  • Number of attempts: 3
Applying same text modification in several lines - 2851 entries

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

  • Best score: 12
  • Best player score: 25
  • Position: #765 / 843
  • Number of attempts: 1
Add semicolons - 10809 entries

Simply add a semicolon at the end of each line

  • Best score: 10
  • Best player score: 11
  • Position: #1609 / 3050
  • Number of attempts: 5
Box it - 7836 entries

Create a box around a line.

  • Best score: 21
  • Best player score: 68
  • Position: #1819 / 1868
  • Number of attempts: 5
I forgot quotes - 15943 entries

Oops.

  • Best score: 10
  • Best player score: 18
  • Position: #3373 / 4165
  • Number of attempts: 3
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