Real Vim ninjas count every keystroke - do you?

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Simple, Practical, and Common - 26397 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: 35
  • Number of attempts: 2
remove lines containing the word "reader" - 2047 entries

easy stuff

  • Best score: 9
  • Best player score: 19
  • Number of attempts: 2
Just the middle - 9574 entries

Delete the instructions at the top and bottom.

  • Best score: 7
  • Best player score: 8
  • Number of attempts: 4
One to Ten - 1196 entries

Generate the sequence of numbers from 1 to 10, one number per line. Inspired by this Reddit thread: https://redd.it/ak4it2

  • Best score: 12
  • Best player score: 23
  • Number of attempts: 2
I forgot quotes - 12519 entries

Oops.

  • Best score: 10
  • Best player score: 26
  • Number of attempts: 1
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