Real Vim ninjas count every keystroke - do you?

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Played Challenges

Simple, Practical, and Common - 32758 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: #1211 / 7239
  • Number of attempts: 13
Swap values - 4401 entries

Well, swap the values...

  • Best score: 11
  • Best player score: 11
  • Position: #203 / 1233
  • Number of attempts: 8
One number per line - 18278 entries

Just give me the numbers.

  • Best score: 14
  • Best player score: 17
  • Position: #1144 / 3768
  • Number of attempts: 7
Just the middle - 11080 entries

Delete the instructions at the top and bottom.

  • Best score: 7
  • Best player score: 7
  • Position: #1040 / 4091
  • Number of attempts: 7
Team names - 1759 entries

The team names are misspelled.

  • Best score: 16
  • Best player score: 16
  • Position: #77 / 565
  • Number of attempts: 12
Vice versa - 7434 entries

Little role switching.

  • Best score: 12
  • Best player score: 12
  • Position: #338 / 2016
  • Number of attempts: 6
Array transposition - 2244 entries

Transpose two arrays into one.

  • Best score: 16
  • Best player score: 17
  • Position: #92 / 423
  • Number of attempts: 14
I forgot quotes - 15656 entries

Oops.

  • Best score: 10
  • Best player score: 10
  • Position: #680 / 4097
  • Number of attempts: 13
A HAPPY NEW YEAR 2014 ! - 10511 entries

A HAPPY NEW YEAR 2014 !

  • Best score: 11
  • Best player score: 11
  • Position: #1217 / 3628
  • Number of attempts: 7
Words in parens - 12682 entries

We should all ace this, right?

  • Best score: 13
  • Best player score: 14
  • Position: #833 / 3905
  • Number of attempts: 8
Simple text editing with Vim - 11393 entries

Make the pairs of lines match up by making each second line same as first

  • Best score: 13
  • Best player score: 13
  • Position: #511 / 3348
  • Number of attempts: 5
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