Real Vim ninjas count every keystroke - do you?

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Simple, Practical, and Common - 28817 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: 34
  • Number of attempts: 2
Words in parens - 11797 entries

We should all ace this, right?

  • Best score: 14
  • Best player score: 31
  • Number of attempts: 1
A HAPPY NEW YEAR 2014 ! - 9964 entries

A HAPPY NEW YEAR 2014 !

  • Best score: 11
  • Best player score: 11
  • Number of attempts: 3
Collect List - 3789 entries

Convert to comma separated list.

  • Best score: 12
  • Best player score: 13
  • Number of attempts: 10
One number per line - 15558 entries

Just give me the numbers.

  • Best score: 14
  • Best player score: 25
  • Number of attempts: 4
quotes inside quotes - 2909 entries

taken from tip 85 of the very good book 'Practical Vim: Edit Text at the Speed of Thought' ! I'd be interested what people use :)

  • Best score: 14
  • Best player score: 16
  • Number of attempts: 5
Anton Permenev
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