Real Vim ninjas count every keystroke - do you?

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Simple, Practical, and Common - 27114 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: 22
  • Number of attempts: 10
Array transposition - 1769 entries

Transpose two arrays into one.

  • Best score: 16
  • Best player score: 19
  • Number of attempts: 3
Split line with dots - 1922 entries

This line is too long, split it.

  • Best score: 15
  • Best player score: 21
  • Number of attempts: 4
One number per line - 14379 entries

Just give me the numbers.

  • Best score: 14
  • Best player score: 14
  • Number of attempts: 12
Every other line - 2252 entries

AaAaAaA

  • Best score: 12
  • Best player score: 13
  • Number of attempts: 8
-a-b-c- - 2707 entries

Put hyphens everywhere.

  • Best score: 13
  • Best player score: 15
  • Number of attempts: 3
Words in parens - 11430 entries

We should all ace this, right?

  • Best score: 14
  • Best player score: 14
  • Number of attempts: 5
Just the middle - 9759 entries

Delete the instructions at the top and bottom.

  • Best score: 7
  • Best player score: 7
  • Number of attempts: 3
Swap values - 3785 entries

Well, swap the values...

  • Best score: 11
  • Best player score: 15
  • Number of attempts: 2
I forgot quotes - 12843 entries

Oops.

  • Best score: 10
  • Best player score: 17
  • Number of attempts: 3
multiple cursor alternative - 1179 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: 19
  • Number of attempts: 10
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