Real Vim ninjas count every keystroke - do you?

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Simple, Practical, and Common - 33482 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
  • Position: #3271 / 7384
  • Number of attempts: 7
One number per line - 18672 entries

Just give me the numbers.

  • Best score: 14
  • Best player score: 19
  • Position: #1837 / 3852
  • Number of attempts: 7
Add semicolons - 10831 entries

Simply add a semicolon at the end of each line

  • Best score: 10
  • Best player score: 11
  • Position: #1591 / 3055
  • Number of attempts: 5
Copy three lines - 2864 entries

If the site is up (by some miracle), make the text under every header identical.

  • Best score: 13
  • Best player score: 32
  • Position: #606 / 638
  • Number of attempts: 2
Make HTML List - 1050 entries

Turn the comma separated list into an unordered html list.

  • Best score: 33
  • Best player score: 49
  • Position: #190 / 273
  • Number of attempts: 9
Basic renumbering - 5605 entries

Renumbering Basic.

  • Best score: 11
  • Best player score: 36
  • Position: #1230 / 1260
  • Number of attempts: 4
Wrap text in quotes - 351 entries

All the blocks of text should be wrapped in quotation marks.

  • Best score: 16
  • Best player score: 16
  • Position: #37 / 121
  • Number of attempts: 16
Vice versa - 7864 entries

Little role switching.

  • Best score: 12
  • Best player score: 18
  • Position: #1759 / 2114
  • Number of attempts: 6
Assign numbers to fields - 107 entries

You are given a list of space-separated strings. Add an increasing numeric prefix to each one.

  • Best score: 19
  • Best player score: 84
  • Position: #61 / 61
  • Number of attempts: 1
I forgot quotes - 15946 entries

Oops.

  • Best score: 10
  • Best player score: 38
  • Position: #4133 / 4166
  • Number of attempts: 1
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