Real Vim ninjas count every keystroke - do you?

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Played Challenges

From argument to object - 1132 entries

This task typifies those programmers endure while coding. This C-family pseudocode needs a function argument to be repurposed as an object call. Simply search and replace? Repeat a pattern of edits?

  • Best score: 17
  • Best player score: 29
  • Number of attempts: 1
Vice versa - 6234 entries

Little role switching.

  • Best score: 12
  • Best player score: 26
  • Number of attempts: 1
Simple, Practical, and Common - 26721 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: 11
Applying same text modification in several lines - 1975 entries

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

  • Best score: 13
  • Best player score: 41
  • Number of attempts: 3
One number per line - 14098 entries

Just give me the numbers.

  • Best score: 14
  • Best player score: 24
  • Number of attempts: 4
html paragraph to table - 450 entries

reformat html paragraph to table

  • Best score: 7
  • Best player score: 7
  • Number of attempts: 2
Just the middle - 9656 entries

Delete the instructions at the top and bottom.

  • Best score: 7
  • Best player score: 7
  • Number of attempts: 10
A HAPPY NEW YEAR 2014 ! - 9706 entries

A HAPPY NEW YEAR 2014 !

  • Best score: 11
  • Best player score: 11
  • Number of attempts: 10
I forgot quotes - 12694 entries

Oops.

  • Best score: 10
  • Best player score: 15
  • Number of attempts: 11
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