Real Vim ninjas count every keystroke - do you?

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Played Challenges

Simple, Practical, and Common - 21186 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: 5
  • Best player score: 29
  • Number of attempts: 1
One number per line - 10466 entries

Just give me the numbers.

  • Best score: 14
  • Best player score: 23
  • Number of attempts: 5
Words in parens - 10364 entries

We should all ace this, right?

  • Best score: 14
  • Best player score: 14
  • Number of attempts: 5
V to the i - 3561 entries

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

  • Best score: 7
  • Best player score: 7
  • Number of attempts: 4
Collect List - 3164 entries

Convert to comma separated list.

  • Best score: 12
  • Best player score: 17
  • Number of attempts: 3
A HAPPY NEW YEAR 2014 ! - 9081 entries

A HAPPY NEW YEAR 2014 !

  • Best score: 11
  • Best player score: 12
  • Number of attempts: 2
Just the middle - 8493 entries

Delete the instructions at the top and bottom.

  • Best score: 7
  • Best player score: 7
  • Number of attempts: 4
Vice versa - 5376 entries

Little role switching.

  • Best score: 2
  • Best player score: 22
  • Number of attempts: 1
Order and join - 695 entries

There's something special about the input order.

  • Best score: 10
  • Best player score: 10
  • Number of attempts: 8
Swap values - 3154 entries

Well, swap the values...

  • Best score: 11
  • Best player score: 11
  • Number of attempts: 8
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