Real Vim ninjas count every keystroke - do you?

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Simple, Practical, and Common - 26189 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: 14
  • Best player score: 33
  • Number of attempts: 1
I forgot quotes - 12407 entries

Oops.

  • Best score: 10
  • Best player score: 21
  • Number of attempts: 1
One number per line - 13745 entries

Just give me the numbers.

  • Best score: 14
  • Best player score: 25
  • Number of attempts: 3
Applying same text modification in several lines - 1850 entries

Remove identical text at the beginning of several lines and the closing parenthesis.

  • Best score: 13
  • Best player score: 19
  • Number of attempts: 1
Just the middle - 9539 entries

Delete the instructions at the top and bottom.

  • Best score: 7
  • Best player score: 7
  • Number of attempts: 12
Let's play some Ivmgolf - 926 entries

Oops, I spelled that wrong.

  • Best score: 7
  • Best player score: 11
  • Number of attempts: 2
remove lines containing the word "reader" - 2003 entries

easy stuff

  • Best score: 9
  • Best player score: 9
  • Number of attempts: 3
Words in parens - 11265 entries

We should all ace this, right?

  • Best score: 14
  • Best player score: 21
  • Number of attempts: 1
Simple text editing with Vim - 10594 entries

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

  • Best score: 13
  • Best player score: 14
  • Number of attempts: 5
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