Real Vim ninjas count every keystroke - do you?

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

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Simple, Practical, and Common - 25753 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: 25
  • Number of attempts: 2
Box it - 3575 entries

Create a box around a line.

  • Best score: 21
  • Best player score: 23
  • Number of attempts: 3
I forgot quotes - 12173 entries

Oops.

  • Best score: 10
  • Best player score: 18
  • Number of attempts: 1
remove lines containing the word "reader" - 1881 entries

easy stuff

  • Best score: 9
  • Best player score: 9
  • Number of attempts: 3
Add semicolons - 2827 entries

Simply add a semicolon at the end of each line

  • Best score: 10
  • Best player score: 10
  • Number of attempts: 4
One number per line - 13426 entries

Just give me the numbers.

  • Best score: 14
  • Best player score: 17
  • Number of attempts: 5
Applying same text modification in several lines - 1798 entries

Remove identical text at the beginning of several lines and the closing parenthesis.

  • Best score: 13
  • Best player score: 13
  • Number of attempts: 3
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