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

Many duplicates - 589 entries

Quick and easy

  • Best score: 7
  • Best player score: 8
  • Position: #31 / 207
  • Number of attempts: 3
delete swap - 734 entries

delete all swap

  • Best score: 5
  • Best player score: 5
  • Position: #26 / 250
  • Number of attempts: 4
Rural Post - 4156 entries

Simple challenge to remove all but the post code on each line

  • Best score: 9
  • Best player score: 26
  • Position: #879 / 1030
  • Number of attempts: 4
Simple, Practical, and Common - 33029 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: 29
  • Position: #4895 / 7290
  • Number of attempts: 8
Hogwarts Email Sorting - 841 entries

Given a list of emails, get the students full name and their associated house.

  • Best score: 20
  • Best player score: 23
  • Position: #174 / 243
  • Number of attempts: 2
prepend * to every non-blank line - 6061 entries

Prepend an asterisk to every non-blank line in the input file.

  • Best score: 10
  • Best player score: 22
  • Position: #1345 / 1481
  • Number of attempts: 1
One number per line - 18439 entries

Just give me the numbers.

  • Best score: 14
  • Best player score: 27
  • Position: #3480 / 3802
  • Number of attempts: 1
Aliases for cd - 819 entries

Create these beautiful aliases with as few strokes as possible. Are you up for the challenge?

  • Best score: 30
  • Best player score: 71
  • Position: #126 / 146
  • Number of attempts: 1
Add semicolons - 10715 entries

Simply add a semicolon at the end of each line

  • Best score: 10
  • Best player score: 17
  • Position: #2564 / 3019
  • Number of attempts: 2
Team names - 1783 entries

The team names are misspelled.

  • Best score: 16
  • Best player score: 22
  • Position: #523 / 573
  • Number of attempts: 3
Collect List - 4203 entries

Convert to comma separated list.

  • Best score: 12
  • Best player score: 20
  • Position: #1116 / 1173
  • Number of attempts: 1
Sorting paragraphs - 495 entries

Order the paragraphs correctly, per prefixed index

  • Best score: 18
  • Best player score: 63
  • Position: #148 / 153
  • Number of attempts: 3
P37vo4WS
Twitter:

entered into 12 challenges

contributed 0 challenges