Real Vim ninjas count every keystroke - do you?

Pick a challenge, fire up Vim, and show us what you got.

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Simple, Practical, and Common - 32803 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: #3561 / 7246
  • Number of attempts: 1
One number per line - 18318 entries

Just give me the numbers.

  • Best score: 14
  • Best player score: 21
  • Position: #2469 / 3774
  • Number of attempts: 1
citizen_hacks_2019_challenge2 - 165 entries

For the Citizen Hacks 2019 Vim competition.

  • Best score: 6
  • Best player score: 6
  • Position: #16 / 83
  • Number of attempts: 3
Add semicolons - 10480 entries

Simply add a semicolon at the end of each line

  • Best score: 10
  • Best player score: 10
  • Position: #166 / 2972
  • Number of attempts: 4
citizen_hacks_2019_challenge5 - 113 entries

For the Citizen Hacks 2019 Vim competition.

  • Best score: 6
  • Best player score: 6
  • Position: #13 / 59
  • Number of attempts: 2
change parenthesis - 241 entries

change the pair of braces into a pair of parentheses

  • Best score: 9
  • Best player score: 10
  • Position: #111 / 136
  • Number of attempts: 1
Words in parens - 12703 entries

We should all ace this, right?

  • Best score: 13
  • Best player score: 14
  • Position: #999 / 3909
  • Number of attempts: 3
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