Real Vim ninjas count every keystroke - do you?

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Simple, Practical, and Common - 25288 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: 29
  • Number of attempts: 1
Box it - 3173 entries

Create a box around a line.

  • Best score: 21
  • Best player score: 24
  • Number of attempts: 4
One number per line - 12988 entries

Just give me the numbers.

  • Best score: 14
  • Best player score: 23
  • Number of attempts: 2
I forgot quotes - 11947 entries

Oops.

  • Best score: 10
  • Best player score: 16
  • Number of attempts: 1
Join 'em - 136 entries

This shouldn't be too tough

  • Best score: 5
  • Best player score: 5
  • Number of attempts: 2
Swap values - 3565 entries

Well, swap the values...

  • Best score: 11
  • Best player score: 13
  • Number of attempts: 2
Add semicolons - 2050 entries

Simply add a semicolon at the end of each line

  • Best score: 10
  • Best player score: 11
  • Number of attempts: 4
One to Ten - 1006 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: 1
Shyam Padia
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