Real Vim ninjas count every keystroke - do you?

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Simple, Practical, and Common - 32992 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: #3247 / 7283
  • Number of attempts: 2
One number per line - 18426 entries

Just give me the numbers.

  • Best score: 14
  • Best player score: 26
  • Position: #3387 / 3799
  • Number of attempts: 2
Swap values inside brackets - 2437 entries

Easy challenge.

  • Best score: 14
  • Best player score: 20
  • Position: #376 / 562
  • Number of attempts: 4
Team names - 1780 entries

The team names are misspelled.

  • Best score: 16
  • Best player score: 16
  • Position: #164 / 571
  • Number of attempts: 4
Vice versa - 7563 entries

Little role switching.

  • Best score: 12
  • Best player score: 12
  • Position: #511 / 2054
  • Number of attempts: 8
Delete to the end of the current line - 715 entries

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

  • Best score: 5
  • Best player score: 6
  • Position: #309 / 350
  • Number of attempts: 3
convert yml into java pojo field - 820 entries

How fast vim can create fields for java pojo i.e class declaration referring to a (simple) yml file

  • Best score: 29
  • Best player score: 29
  • Position: #9 / 218
  • Number of attempts: 6
I forgot quotes - 15769 entries

Oops.

  • Best score: 10
  • Best player score: 16
  • Position: #2604 / 4119
  • Number of attempts: 2
Words in parens - 12769 entries

We should all ace this, right?

  • Best score: 13
  • Best player score: 14
  • Position: #893 / 3925
  • Number of attempts: 6
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