Real Vim ninjas count every keystroke - do you?

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Played Challenges

Simple, Practical, and Common - 33483 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
  • Position: #1109 / 7384
  • Number of attempts: 11
One number per line - 18673 entries

Just give me the numbers.

  • Best score: 14
  • Best player score: 17
  • Position: #1169 / 3852
  • Number of attempts: 6
remove lines containing the word "reader" - 3556 entries

easy stuff

  • Best score: 9
  • Best player score: 9
  • Position: #62 / 1151
  • Number of attempts: 5
multiple cursor alternative - 1488 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
  • Position: #31 / 378
  • Number of attempts: 6
Just the middle - 11380 entries

Delete the instructions at the top and bottom.

  • Best score: 7
  • Best player score: 7
  • Position: #1000 / 4174
  • Number of attempts: 2
Build a six - 277 entries

Just enjoy building "a" floors...

  • Best score: 22
  • Best player score: 22
  • Position: #17 / 94
  • Number of attempts: 2
Delete to the end of the current line - 794 entries

Delete to the end of the current line, but keep the character under the cursor.

  • Best score: 5
  • Best player score: 5
  • Position: #39 / 387
  • Number of attempts: 2
I forgot quotes - 15946 entries

Oops.

  • Best score: 10
  • Best player score: 10
  • Position: #643 / 4166
  • Number of attempts: 9
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