Real Vim ninjas count every keystroke - do you?

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Simple, Practical, and Common - 26339 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: 24
  • Number of attempts: 4
Applying same text modification in several lines - 1866 entries

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

  • Best score: 13
  • Best player score: 17
  • Number of attempts: 2
remove lines containing the word "reader" - 2035 entries

easy stuff

  • Best score: 9
  • Best player score: 10
  • Number of attempts: 2
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: 12
  • Number of attempts: 5
I forgot quotes - 12483 entries

Oops.

  • Best score: 10
  • Best player score: 15
  • Number of attempts: 2
Words in parens - 11284 entries

We should all ace this, right?

  • Best score: 14
  • Best player score: 15
  • Number of attempts: 4
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