Real Vim ninjas count every keystroke - do you?

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Simple, Practical, and Common - 23292 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: 22
  • Number of attempts: 8
Vertical Limit - 2070 entries

transform a succession of one word lines to a an array of strings

  • Best score: 21
  • Best player score: 21
  • Number of attempts: 8
One number per line - 11722 entries

Just give me the numbers.

  • Best score: 14
  • Best player score: 16
  • Number of attempts: 5
Simple text editing with Vim - 10206 entries

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

  • Best score: 13
  • Best player score: 13
  • Number of attempts: 6
Just the middle - 8843 entries

Delete the instructions at the top and bottom.

  • Best score: 7
  • Best player score: 7
  • Number of attempts: 3
A HAPPY NEW YEAR 2014 ! - 9319 entries

A HAPPY NEW YEAR 2014 !

  • Best score: 11
  • Best player score: 11
  • Number of attempts: 3
Basic renumbering - 4446 entries

Renumbering Basic.

  • Best score: 2
  • Best player score: 11
  • Number of attempts: 12
Copy three lines - 1934 entries

If the site is up (by some miracle), make the text under every header identical.

  • Best score: 13
  • Best player score: 13
  • Number of attempts: 16
Vice versa - 5698 entries

Little role switching.

  • Best score: 2
  • Best player score: 12
  • Number of attempts: 5
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