Real Vim ninjas count every keystroke - do you?

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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: 26
  • Position: #3667 / 7384
  • Number of attempts: 2
Hogwarts Email Sorting - 891 entries

Given a list of emails, get the students full name and their associated house.

  • Best score: 20
  • Best player score: 21
  • Position: #74 / 257
  • Number of attempts: 6
prepend * to every non-blank line - 6254 entries

Prepend an asterisk to every non-blank line in the input file.

  • Best score: 10
  • Best player score: 10
  • Position: #25 / 1530
  • Number of attempts: 5
Add semicolons - 10831 entries

Simply add a semicolon at the end of each line

  • Best score: 10
  • Best player score: 10
  • Position: #428 / 3055
  • Number of attempts: 4
Split line with dots - 2131 entries

This line is too long, split it.

  • Best score: 15
  • Best player score: 17
  • Position: #260 / 633
  • Number of attempts: 2
Collect List - 4267 entries

Convert to comma separated list.

  • Best score: 12
  • Best player score: 13
  • Position: #616 / 1188
  • Number of attempts: 5
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