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Simple, Practical, and Common - 32752 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: 28
  • Position: #4286 / 7238
  • Number of attempts: 3
One number per line - 18255 entries

Just give me the numbers.

  • Best score: 14
  • Best player score: 19
  • Position: #1814 / 3765
  • Number of attempts: 2
Applying same text modification in several lines - 2704 entries

Remove identical text at the beginning of several lines and the closing parenthesis.

  • Best score: 12
  • Best player score: 14
  • Position: #333 / 804
  • Number of attempts: 3
remove lines containing the word "reader" - 3426 entries

easy stuff

  • Best score: 9
  • Best player score: 11
  • Position: #837 / 1110
  • Number of attempts: 2
Box it - 7637 entries

Create a box around a line.

  • Best score: 21
  • Best player score: 34
  • Position: #1520 / 1824
  • Number of attempts: 2
Cool or not? - 744 entries

abc trying to be cool or not...

  • Best score: 15
  • Best player score: 20
  • Position: #143 / 213
  • Number of attempts: 4
One to Ten - 2063 entries

Generate the sequence of numbers from 1 to 10, one number per line. Inspired by this Reddit thread: https://redd.it/ak4it2

  • Best score: 12
  • Best player score: 14
  • Position: #421 / 631
  • Number of attempts: 1
Increment each number - 940 entries

Increment each number individually by one

  • Best score: 15
  • Best player score: 15
  • Position: #14 / 231
  • Number of attempts: 2
I forgot quotes - 15647 entries

Oops.

  • Best score: 10
  • Best player score: 16
  • Position: #2602 / 4096
  • Number of attempts: 2
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