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 [challenge ID]

Played Challenges

Basic renumbering - 5087 entries

Renumbering Basic.

  • Best score: 11
  • Best player score: 25
  • Number of attempts: 2
multiple cursor alternative - 1327 entries

from: https://www.reddit.com/r/vim/comments/6w5pfa/crosspost_from_remacs_how_would_you_do_this_in_vim/

  • Best score: 19
  • Best player score: 36
  • Number of attempts: 1
Vice versa - 6823 entries

Little role switching.

  • Best score: 12
  • Best player score: 15
  • Number of attempts: 4
I forgot quotes - 14259 entries

Oops.

  • Best score: 10
  • Best player score: 10
  • Number of attempts: 7
One number per line - 16220 entries

Just give me the numbers.

  • Best score: 14
  • Best player score: 24
  • Number of attempts: 4
Simple, Practical, and Common - 29766 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: 8
Words in parens - 11973 entries

We should all ace this, right?

  • Best score: 14
  • Best player score: 14
  • Number of attempts: 4
Every other line - 2485 entries

AaAaAaA

  • Best score: 12
  • Best player score: 27
  • Number of attempts: 2
Just the middle - 10310 entries

Delete the instructions at the top and bottom.

  • Best score: 7
  • Best player score: 7
  • Number of attempts: 2
A HAPPY NEW YEAR 2014 ! - 10072 entries

A HAPPY NEW YEAR 2014 !

  • Best score: 11
  • Best player score: 11
  • Number of attempts: 2
Simple text editing with Vim - 10989 entries

Make the pairs of lines match up by making each second line same as first

  • Best score: 13
  • Best player score: 14
  • Number of attempts: 2
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