Real Vim ninjas count every keystroke - do you?

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Simple, Practical, and Common - 24084 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: 2
  • Best player score: 35
  • Number of attempts: 2
One number per line - 12184 entries

Just give me the numbers.

  • Best score: 14
  • Best player score: 32
  • Number of attempts: 1
Just the middle - 8987 entries

Delete the instructions at the top and bottom.

  • Best score: 7
  • Best player score: 9
  • Number of attempts: 2
Flip the bit - 68 entries

Change the specific 0 to a 1.

  • Best score: 8
  • Best player score: 10
  • Number of attempts: 1
Combines all items - 234 entries

For each line that starts with the same number I want to combine its contents

  • Best score: 9
  • Best player score: 10
  • Number of attempts: 2
Words in parens - 10861 entries

We should all ace this, right?

  • Best score: 14
  • Best player score: 17
  • Number of attempts: 1
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