Real Vim ninjas count every keystroke - do you?

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Played Challenges

One number per line - 16600 entries

Just give me the numbers.

  • Best score: 14
  • Best player score: 14
  • Number of attempts: 6
I forgot quotes - 14479 entries

Oops.

  • Best score: 10
  • Best player score: 10
  • Number of attempts: 9
Just the middle - 10444 entries

Delete the instructions at the top and bottom.

  • Best score: 7
  • Best player score: 7
  • Number of attempts: 4
Simple, Practical, and Common - 30307 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: 22
  • Number of attempts: 9
multiple cursor alternative - 1356 entries

from: https://www.reddit.com/r/vim/comments/6w5pfa/crosspost_from_remacs_how_would_you_do_this_in_vim/

  • Best score: 19
  • Best player score: 26
  • Number of attempts: 1
Aaron Williamson
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Computer Science student at University of Caglary. I really like Game of Thrones, StarCraft, League of Legends, and Dark Souls!

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