Real Vim ninjas count every keystroke - do you?

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Simple, Practical, and Common - 28261 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: 25
  • Number of attempts: 2
One number per line - 15206 entries

Just give me the numbers.

  • Best score: 14
  • Best player score: 26
  • Number of attempts: 2
Team names - 1591 entries

The team names are misspelled.

  • Best score: 16
  • Best player score: 16
  • Number of attempts: 4
Vice versa - 6517 entries

Little role switching.

  • Best score: 12
  • Best player score: 12
  • Number of attempts: 8
convert yml into java pojo field - 752 entries

How fast vim can create fields for java pojo i.e class declaration referring to a (simple) yml file

  • Best score: 29
  • Best player score: 29
  • Number of attempts: 6
Delete to the end of the current line - 592 entries

Delete to the end of the current line, but keep the character under the cursor.

  • Best score: 5
  • Best player score: 6
  • Number of attempts: 3
Words in parens - 11684 entries

We should all ace this, right?

  • Best score: 14
  • Best player score: 14
  • Number of attempts: 6
Swap values inside brackets - 1985 entries

Easy challenge.

  • Best score: 14
  • Best player score: 20
  • Number of attempts: 4
I forgot quotes - 13465 entries

Oops.

  • Best score: 10
  • Best player score: 16
  • Number of attempts: 2
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