Typing articles

This blog has posts about typing speed and keyboarding skills.

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scientific-typing-test-w150 How is The World Typing? Take Our Scientific Typing Test to Compare!

August 22, 2016

Now you can compare your typing skills to the rest of the world while contributing to science – thanks to the Scientific Typing Test developed by researchers in Helsinki and Cambridge. Take the Scientific Typing Test now! TypingTest.com has teamed up with researchers from Aalto University and University of Cambridge to create the first scientific [...]

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typing-test-all-devices-w150 Desktop, Tablet or Phone – TypingTest.com works now everywhere

October 5, 2015

Exciting things have been happening at TypingTest.com! We recently completed a series of updates that enhance the usefulness and usability of our website and mobile apps, and we’re excited to share them with you. You’ll quickly see that we’ve updated the look, feel and layout of the site. We’ve also completed a series of technical [...]

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7 Ways Touch-Typing Improved My Life 7 Ways Touch-Typing Improved My Life

September 5, 2013

I was introduced to touch-typing at a young age and have worked to improve my skills ever since. 90 words per minute is a standard rate for my everyday typing—but I can type at 110 words per minute if I’m intensely focused, and my record here on TypingTest.com is 136 words per minute. As a professional writer, having a [...]

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shutterstock_117004501 Ode to the Typewriter: Not Your Mom’s Typing Lessons

January 31, 2013

In today’s fast paced and modern world, its hard to believe that the keyboards attached to practically every computer once originated from the typewriter.  That now almost obsolete piece of machinery that literally changed the way we communicate. The introduction of the typewriter allowed for faster document transcription, letter writing and it opened up an [...]

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Typing Skills at work Are Your Typing Skills Hurting Your Job Opportunities?

November 22, 2012

It may not seem like a big deal to you, but your typing skills may be placing you right out of a job. Well, more specifically – your lack of typing skills, that is. Maybe you use the “hunt and peck” method, or some variation of the ten fingers touch typing method. Maybe you notice [...]

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