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simple format - 1749 entries

make it look better.

  • Best score: 20
  • Best player score: 30
  • Number of attempts: 15
Simple, Practical, and Common - 22736 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: 2
  • Best player score: 22
  • Number of attempts: 9
One to Ten - 502 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: 6
Just the middle - 8769 entries

Delete the instructions at the top and bottom.

  • Best score: 7
  • Best player score: 8
  • Number of attempts: 3
I forgot quotes - 10856 entries

Oops.

  • Best score: 10
  • Best player score: 10
  • Number of attempts: 10
Swap values inside brackets - 1187 entries

Easy challenge.

  • Best score: 2
  • Best player score: 14
  • Number of attempts: 8
remove lines containing the word "reader" - 935 entries

easy stuff

  • Best score: 9
  • Best player score: 9
  • Number of attempts: 5
Com(m)a Trouble - 1086 entries

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

  • Best score: 12
  • Best player score: 12
  • Number of attempts: 7
Applying same text modification in several lines - 1251 entries

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

  • Best score: 4
  • Best player score: 13
  • Number of attempts: 5
Increment each number - 260 entries

Increment each number individually by one

  • Best score: 15
  • Best player score: 15
  • Number of attempts: 11
One number per line - 11390 entries

Just give me the numbers.

  • Best score: 14
  • Best player score: 18
  • Number of attempts: 7
Box it - 619 entries

Create a box around a line.

  • Best score: 21
  • Best player score: 21
  • Number of attempts: 13
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