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Touch Typing: Type While You Look At The Screen

Touch Typing: Type While You Look At The Screen

Touch-typing is a typing technique that lets you look away from the keyboard while typing. With this technique, you’ll use the feel of keys and their position on the keyboard to type. At first, it can be frustrating to try to remember which keys are where, but most people can type pretty fast with this method after a few weeks.

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Start Practising!

Start Practising!

Learning to type is a skill that will serve you well for the rest of your life. Whether you’re a working professional or a student, you’ll be using a keyboard until you’re 90. Learning to type faster can be frustrating, especially if you’re a beginner.

But with a bit of practice, you’ll be...


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Make a Habit of Finger Exercises

Make a Habit of Finger Exercises

You should warm-up before typing just like you would before a workout. Finger exercises can help expand your hands and promote blood flow, making typing much simpler later on. When typing, use a gentle grasp on the keys rather than a death grip. With a death grip, you increase your chances of dev...


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Use Keyboard Shortcuts

Use Keyboard Shortcuts

Most keyboards have at least a few shortcuts that can help you quickly navigate the computer and save you some time. If you’re not sure which shortcuts are best for you, try going to your computer’s help center. You’ll usually be able to find a list of all the shortcuts and how to use them. Keybo...


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Organize Your Workspace

Organize Your Workspace

If you’re looking to maximize your efficiency when typing, it’s important to get your workstation organized. Put all the things you need for your current task in the same place. If you’re working on a paper, for example, you should have your computer, notes, and a thesaurus nearby. If you keep ev...


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Don’t Look at The Keyboard when Typing

Don’t Look at The Keyboard when Typing

If you find yourself constantly looking down at the keyboard when typing, try not to look at it. Instead, focus on your screen. Looking at your screen will help you type faster since you don’t have to keep moving your eyes from the keyboard to the screen and back every few seconds.

Plus, i...


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Type Faster On The Physical Keyboard

Type Faster On The Physical Keyboard

How many words per minute (WPM ) can you type? 20WPM? 30 WPM? 50 WPM? Well, if you want to increase your typing speed, plenty of free resources are available to help you learn to type faster and more accurately. To find out your WPM you can take a typing test 


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Get a Comfortable Chair and Desk

Get a Comfortable Chair and Desk

Make sure your chair is comfy while you’re typing. You want to be able to sit up straight, but you don’t want the chair pushing you forward so much that your back curves. Your chair should provide support for your lower back while also keeping your upper body upright. You should also ensure that ...


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Turn on Spell-Check and Autocorrect

Turn on Spell-Check and Autocorrect

Most word processing products have a spell check and autocorrect option that can assist you in catching errors. If you need some more assistance, consider utilizing a grammar tool like Grammarly, which will provide suggestions and help you identify errors. If you’re continually making silly mista...


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Take a Typing Break

Take a Typing Break

Not taking a break can lead to an unnecessary and frustrating slowdown in your workflow. A typing break is exactly what it sounds like. You’re giving yourself a break from typing.

This break can help you clear your mind and get your thoughts organized. If you take a break, you’ll come back...


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