Real Vim ninjas count every keystroke - do you?

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

Played Challenges

Put a newline after every 10 lines in vim - 839 entries

Goal is to put a newline after every 10 lines in vim.

  • Best score: 10
  • Best player score: 11
  • Position: #68 / 297
  • Number of attempts: 6
Wikitext headings to markdown - 541 entries

Convert the wikitext headings to markdown.

  • Best score: 20
  • Best player score: 45
  • Position: #98 / 124
  • Number of attempts: 4
hello-world-vimgolf - 1397 entries

Simple number generation

  • Best score: 10
  • Best player score: 10
  • Position: #140 / 400
  • Number of attempts: 6
Contribute to keyboard mashing - 582 entries

Speak in tongues

  • Best score: 17
  • Best player score: 17
  • Position: #26 / 178
  • Number of attempts: 8
Reordering Lorem Ipsum - 190 entries

Who even sorted this?

  • Best score: 13
  • Best player score: 14
  • Position: #22 / 43
  • Number of attempts: 7
Solve anagram with ASCII letters - 26 entries

ASCII created by TOIlet command

  • Best score: 48
  • Best player score: 155
  • Position: #9 / 10
  • Number of attempts: 1
Fill in the chess board - 496 entries

Fill in the name of each square using its file (a-h) and rank (1-8).

  • Best score: 19
  • Best player score: 34
  • Position: #48 / 105
  • Number of attempts: 4
Learn to ask for :help - 377 entries

Learn to use the help to reduce your strokes...

  • Best score: 19
  • Best player score: 32
  • Position: #52 / 84
  • Number of attempts: 6
Transpose a python matrix - 541 entries

Rotate the matrix in 90 degrees.

  • Best score: 23
  • Best player score: 62
  • Position: #70 / 104
  • Number of attempts: 4
Create a diamond comment - 215 entries

Encapsulate the text in a diamond pattern.

  • Best score: 27
  • Best player score: 145
  • Position: #46 / 52
  • Number of attempts: 1
Justin Haaheim
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Software engineer at @Meta working on @lexicaljs. Life & leadership coach. @ThrivingChange co-founder. Pianist and drummer.

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