Real Vim ninjas count every keystroke - do you?

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Simple, Practical, and Common - 32879 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: 27
  • Position: #3698 / 7266
  • Number of attempts: 3
Swap values - 4420 entries

Well, swap the values...

  • Best score: 11
  • Best player score: 14
  • Position: #635 / 1238
  • Number of attempts: 2
Interweave two blocks of text - 562 entries

Suppose you've got data on a list of things from multiple sources. They're all in separate chunks, so how might you create a tabular output?

  • Best score: 15
  • Best player score: 16
  • Position: #46 / 203
  • Number of attempts: 4
Vice versa - 7508 entries

Little role switching.

  • Best score: 12
  • Best player score: 16
  • Position: #1179 / 2038
  • Number of attempts: 1
Free hyphen! - 144 entries

Just like "Inner hyphens", but I'm giving you a free hyphen to play with. Will your solution be any different?

  • Best score: 9
  • Best player score: 11
  • Position: #43 / 79
  • Number of attempts: 1
ASCII Art - 80 entries

how good are you with simple regex?

  • Best score: 10
  • Best player score: 10
  • Position: #4 / 50
  • Number of attempts: 1
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