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

Migrated to Postgres! - 157 entries

Celebration completion of this project. https://github.com/igrigorik/vimgolf/pull/322

  • Best score: 26
  • Best player score: 27
  • Position: #15 / 68
  • Number of attempts: 2
Inverting Lines - 1070 entries

A simple challenge to invert all lines, except the first.

  • Best score: 10
  • Best player score: 10
  • Position: #41 / 294
  • Number of attempts: 2
Simple, Practical, and Common - 32798 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
  • Position: #1708 / 7244
  • Number of attempts: 18
Swap values - 4415 entries

Well, swap the values...

  • Best score: 11
  • Best player score: 14
  • Position: #626 / 1236
  • Number of attempts: 4
Box it - 7667 entries

Create a box around a line.

  • Best score: 21
  • Best player score: 23
  • Position: #577 / 1831
  • Number of attempts: 7
Just the middle - 11092 entries

Delete the instructions at the top and bottom.

  • Best score: 7
  • Best player score: 8
  • Position: #2085 / 4096
  • Number of attempts: 3
Vice versa - 7480 entries

Little role switching.

  • Best score: 12
  • Best player score: 14
  • Position: #861 / 2028
  • Number of attempts: 5
Collect List - 4168 entries

Convert to comma separated list.

  • Best score: 12
  • Best player score: 14
  • Position: #628 / 1163
  • Number of attempts: 5
I forgot quotes - 15687 entries

Oops.

  • Best score: 10
  • Best player score: 14
  • Position: #1610 / 4103
  • Number of attempts: 3
A HAPPY NEW YEAR 2014 ! - 10519 entries

A HAPPY NEW YEAR 2014 !

  • Best score: 11
  • Best player score: 11
  • Position: #759 / 3631
  • Number of attempts: 2
Words in parens - 12694 entries

We should all ace this, right?

  • Best score: 13
  • Best player score: 23
  • Position: #3603 / 3907
  • Number of attempts: 1
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