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

ASCII Art - 80 entries

how good are you with simple regex?

  • Best score: 10
  • Best player score: 21
  • Number of attempts: 2
Manual SQL - 95 entries

Change select and insert queries to simulate inserting a new record.

  • Best score: 49
  • Best player score: 82
  • Number of attempts: 1
Simple, Practical, and Common - 32086 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: 38
  • Number of attempts: 1
I forgot quotes - 15300 entries


  • Best score: 10
  • Best player score: 18
  • Number of attempts: 2
amol khatri

“It is better to be hated for what you are than to be loved for what you are not.” ― André Gide

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