Real Vim ninjas count every keystroke - do you?

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

Changelog, Rules & FAQ, updates: @vimgolf, RSS.

Your VimGolf key: please sign in

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

Played Challenges

Simple, Practical, and Common - 32765 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: #2031 / 7241
  • Number of attempts: 11
One number per line - 18294 entries

Just give me the numbers.

  • Best score: 14
  • Best player score: 14
  • Position: #592 / 3770
  • Number of attempts: 9
V to the i - 4615 entries

Input is 99 V's. Output is 100 i's.

  • Best score: 7
  • Best player score: 7
  • Position: #700 / 1846
  • Number of attempts: 6
Refactor typescript arrow function type - 273 entries

Make arrow function type less verbose and easier to read

  • Best score: 20
  • Best player score: 20
  • Position: #13 / 61
  • Number of attempts: 10
Add semicolons - 10467 entries

Simply add a semicolon at the end of each line

  • Best score: 10
  • Best player score: 10
  • Position: #377 / 2966
  • Number of attempts: 4
Box it - 7657 entries

Create a box around a line.

  • Best score: 21
  • Best player score: 23
  • Position: #693 / 1829
  • Number of attempts: 9
Just the middle - 11086 entries

Delete the instructions at the top and bottom.

  • Best score: 7
  • Best player score: 7
  • Position: #1328 / 4093
  • Number of attempts: 3
Vice versa - 7448 entries

Little role switching.

  • Best score: 12
  • Best player score: 12
  • Position: #517 / 2019
  • Number of attempts: 10
I forgot quotes - 15666 entries

Oops.

  • Best score: 10
  • Best player score: 20
  • Position: #3526 / 4098
  • Number of attempts: 1
Flowepmed S. Sirch
Twitter:

Whan þat Aprill wiþ his shoures soote, the drouȝte of March had perced to þe roote.

entered into 9 challenges

contributed 0 challenges