Real Vim ninjas count every keystroke - do you?

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One to Ten - 1193 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: 16
  • Number of attempts: 1
remove lines containing the word "reader" - 2035 entries

easy stuff

  • Best score: 9
  • Best player score: 10
  • Number of attempts: 3
Vice versa - 6174 entries

Little role switching.

  • Best score: 12
  • Best player score: 16
  • Number of attempts: 3
Increment each number - 571 entries

Increment each number individually by one

  • Best score: 15
  • Best player score: 48
  • Number of attempts: 2
One number per line - 13845 entries

Just give me the numbers.

  • Best score: 14
  • Best player score: 21
  • Number of attempts: 4
A HAPPY NEW YEAR 2014 ! - 9670 entries

A HAPPY NEW YEAR 2014 !

  • Best score: 11
  • Best player score: 25
  • Number of attempts: 3
Swap values inside brackets - 1701 entries

Easy challenge.

  • Best score: 13
  • Best player score: 23
  • Number of attempts: 2
V to the i - 4057 entries

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

  • Best score: 7
  • Best player score: 10
  • Number of attempts: 2
Com(m)a Trouble - 1978 entries

Someone was real stupid when placing his commas. Can you fix it?

  • Best score: 12
  • Best player score: 31
  • Number of attempts: 2
Simple, Practical, and Common - 26353 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: 14
  • Best player score: 35
  • Number of attempts: 1
Box it - 3966 entries

Create a box around a line.

  • Best score: 21
  • Best player score: 42
  • Number of attempts: 2
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