Real Vim ninjas count every keystroke - do you?

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Played Challenges

Com(m)a Trouble - 1848 entries

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

  • Best score: 12
  • Best player score: 47
  • Number of attempts: 3
I forgot quotes - 12160 entries

Oops.

  • Best score: 10
  • Best player score: 20
  • Number of attempts: 2
Swap values inside brackets - 1629 entries

Easy challenge.

  • Best score: 14
  • Best player score: 21
  • Number of attempts: 3
-a-b-c- - 2635 entries

Put hyphens everywhere.

  • Best score: 13
  • Best player score: 19
  • Number of attempts: 1
Every other line - 2137 entries

AaAaAaA

  • Best score: 12
  • Best player score: 27
  • Number of attempts: 2
Words in parens - 11173 entries

We should all ace this, right?

  • Best score: 14
  • Best player score: 19
  • Number of attempts: 1
Swap values - 3626 entries

Well, swap the values...

  • Best score: 11
  • Best player score: 17
  • Number of attempts: 3
Applying same text modification in several lines - 1792 entries

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

  • Best score: 13
  • Best player score: 20
  • Number of attempts: 2
One number per line - 13415 entries

Just give me the numbers.

  • Best score: 14
  • Best player score: 26
  • Number of attempts: 4
One to Ten - 1099 entries

Generate the sequence of numbers from 1 to 10, one number per line. Inspired by this Reddit thread: https://redd.it/ak4it2

  • Best score: 12
  • Best player score: 26
  • Number of attempts: 2
Simple, Practical, and Common - 25725 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: 35
  • Number of attempts: 3
Calvin Fong
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