Real Vim ninjas count every keystroke - do you?

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Played Challenges

Simple, Practical, and Common - 25343 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: 33
  • Number of attempts: 2
I forgot quotes - 11964 entries

Oops.

  • Best score: 10
  • Best player score: 18
  • Number of attempts: 6
V to the i - 3952 entries

Input is 99 V's. Output is 100 i's.

  • Best score: 7
  • Best player score: 7
  • Number of attempts: 5
A HAPPY NEW YEAR 2014 ! - 9549 entries

A HAPPY NEW YEAR 2014 !

  • Best score: 11
  • Best player score: 17
  • Number of attempts: 3
Just the middle - 9335 entries

Delete the instructions at the top and bottom.

  • Best score: 7
  • Best player score: 7
  • Number of attempts: 6
Vice versa - 5992 entries

Little role switching.

  • Best score: 12
  • Best player score: 12
  • Number of attempts: 5
Swap values - 3587 entries

Well, swap the values...

  • Best score: 11
  • Best player score: 11
  • Number of attempts: 10
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