Real Vim ninjas count every keystroke - do you?

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Simple, Practical, and Common - 24026 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: 28
  • Number of attempts: 4
I forgot quotes - 11370 entries

Oops.

  • Best score: 10
  • Best player score: 12
  • Number of attempts: 6
Words in parens - 10843 entries

We should all ace this, right?

  • Best score: 14
  • Best player score: 15
  • Number of attempts: 5
V to the i - 3800 entries

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

  • Best score: 7
  • Best player score: 7
  • Number of attempts: 3
Vice versa - 5791 entries

Little role switching.

  • Best score: 2
  • Best player score: 12
  • Number of attempts: 7
That hyphen - 2125 entries

"vim vi improved"

  • Best score: 9
  • Best player score: 9
  • Number of attempts: 5
Just the middle - 8977 entries

Delete the instructions at the top and bottom.

  • Best score: 7
  • Best player score: 7
  • Number of attempts: 3
One number per line - 12146 entries

Just give me the numbers.

  • Best score: 14
  • Best player score: 14
  • Number of attempts: 8
switch variable - 4244 entries

how fast can you switch two variable ?

  • Best score: 3
  • Best player score: 11
  • Number of attempts: 5
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