Real Vim ninjas count every keystroke - do you?

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Played Challenges

Simple, Practical, and Common - 27809 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: 22
  • Number of attempts: 8
Box it - 4888 entries

Create a box around a line.

  • Best score: 21
  • Best player score: 23
  • Number of attempts: 5
citizen_hacks_2019_challenge6 - 35 entries

For the Citizen Hacks 2019 Vim competition.

  • Best score: 3
  • Best player score: 3
  • Number of attempts: 1
V to the i - 4194 entries

Input is 99 V's. Output is 100 i's.

  • Best score: 7
  • Best player score: 8
  • Number of attempts: 4
Add semicolons - 5678 entries

Simply add a semicolon at the end of each line

  • Best score: 10
  • Best player score: 10
  • Number of attempts: 11
One number per line - 14870 entries

Just give me the numbers.

  • Best score: 14
  • Best player score: 17
  • Number of attempts: 9
David Ding
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always trying to strike the right balance

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