Real Vim ninjas count every keystroke - do you?

Pick a challenge, fire up Vim, and show us what you got.

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$ gem install vimgolf
$ vimgolf setup
$ vimgolf put 56e3697dd64dfc4d1800a774

Free hyphen!

Just like "Inner hyphens", but I'm giving you a free hyphen to play with. Will your solution be any different?

Start file
-abcdef
End file
a-b-c-d-e-f

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These challenges are easy, but I hope you enjoy them anyway.

Solutions

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#49 george iv / geowa4 - Score: 11 - 05/14/16 @ 13:17
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#50 tgmeng / lazy_fabric - Score: 11 - 06/22/16 @ 11:02
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#51 Nabarun Chatterjee / nabarunch - Score: 11 - 09/02/16 @ 05:37
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#52 Will / obiwan__k3n00bi - Score: 11 - 09/03/16 @ 06:38
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#53 Stanislav / prstad - Score: 11 - 09/14/16 @ 10:21
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#54 jinx balotchnik / balotchnik - Score: 11 - 10/14/16 @ 22:01
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#55 Bill Ruddock / biinari - Score: 11 - 10/25/16 @ 14:50
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#56 Michał Dytko / DytkoM - Score: 11 - 12/28/16 @ 15:10
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#57 el pollo diablo / bjagojevich - Score: 11 - 06/19/17 @ 16:20
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#58 Ψαροκροκέτα / psarokroketa - Score: 11 - 07/29/17 @ 14:51
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#59 Gurukandhamoorthi / Gurukandhamoor1 - Score: 11 - 08/02/17 @ 16:34
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#60 Nico Rodsevich / NicoRodsevich - Score: 12 - 03/12/16 @ 19:47
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#61 Matthieu Crapet / mcr05 - Score: 13 - 03/12/16 @ 10:51
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Created by: udioica

61 active golfers, 106 entries

Leaderboard (lowest score wins):
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#1 - Urtica dioica / udioica

03/13/2016 at 01:08AM

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#2 - Walker Boh / walker_boh

03/14/2016 at 09:18AM

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#3 - Jan Bundesmann / ixjab

03/14/2016 at 02:42PM

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#4 - John Braxler / braxler

03/14/2016 at 08:35PM

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#5 - Corsin Pfister / corsin_pfister

03/24/2016 at 08:23PM

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#6 - Dinesh Bhosale / MrDineshBhosale

03/30/2016 at 04:55PM

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#7 - E Both / enboth

04/17/2016 at 07:54PM

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#8 - T. Sakuma / taku39

05/04/2016 at 02:12PM

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#9 - Nico Gevers / ingevious

05/08/2016 at 06:26PM

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#10 - John Goes / johnwgoes

05/10/2016 at 12:07AM

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#11 - Michael Buckley / apolatg

05/12/2016 at 08:48PM

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#12 - jj johnson / jcassj1

08/23/2016 at 11:29AM

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#13 - Yann / yannstadnicki

03/01/2017 at 01:32AM

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#14 - Raymond Chee / rchomium

03/05/2017 at 04:14PM

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#15 - Jacob Buete / JBuete

07/04/2017 at 04:52AM

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#16 - Turkey Man / lvturkeyman

11/28/2017 at 05:20PM

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#17 - c0llision / 0xc0llision

01/28/2018 at 01:02PM

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#18 - DHM / DHM29978992

05/27/2018 at 02:31AM

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#19 - coryknapp / coryknapp

03/12/2016 at 01:26AM

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#20 - Tim Chase / gumnos

03/12/2016 at 01:34AM

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#21 - James / Dronak

03/12/2016 at 01:39AM

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#22 - Jon Krause / jkrause314

03/12/2016 at 02:42AM

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#23 - Anoop Kumar / anooplive

03/12/2016 at 04:17AM

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#24 - Artur Taranchiev / ewokru

03/12/2016 at 08:08AM

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#25 - Cristian Lupașcu / clupasq

03/12/2016 at 08:30AM

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#26 - Andreas Carben / meiner_eins

03/12/2016 at 10:48AM

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#27 - M S / b1790037

03/12/2016 at 01:28PM

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#28 - fabi / ffabi

03/12/2016 at 04:56PM

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#29 - Petro Тrouq / zulolosi

03/12/2016 at 06:56PM

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#30 - Carlos A Henríquez Q / lagunex

03/13/2016 at 12:28PM