How fast can you type?
You can figure it out with any of below 10 websites, which are free for you to practise touch typing and improve your typing speed, without registration or downloading.
Typeonline offers 5 keyboard lessons, and each of them comes with ten exercises that you can use for touch typing practice. Besides keyboard lessons, you can also take the Number pad lessons, the Copy practice, or the Speed test.
Select a time from 1 minute, 2 minutes and 3 minutes, choose one text type from ten, then you can begin the touch typing test. After the test, you will see your typing speed, accuracy and net speed.
Besides, you can also play two different games to test your typing speed.
Just type in the words, which are the most used. After the test, you will see your typing speed, accuracy and errors.
Besides English, you can also test your typing speed in Chinese, French, Japanese and many other languages.
The website PowerTyping is an online free typing tutor for both Qwerty keyboard and Dvorak keyboard. You can select your keyboard and take the typing practice, or you can play some typing games.
Besides English, you can also test French, Italian, German, Spanish, Portuguese and Russian, some of which offer more than one default keyboard layout.
You can choose the test type from Random words, Custom text and Imported web site or blog.
You can enter a typing race, take some practices yourself, or invite your friends to a private race with chat, you can install TypeRacer on Facebook, Myspace, Orkut, Hi5, or Netlog, and you can also test your typing speed in Chinese, French, Japanese and many other languages.
Senselang is an online free touch typing program since 2001, you can improve your typing speed by reading the tutorials, playing the typing games, or taking some tests.
As per the name, you can test and improve your typing speed by playing games. There are 10 free typing games and each of them has three levels: beginner, Intermediate and advanced.
And you can also study the typing lessons or take some typing tests.
Rapid Typing will offer you touch typing instructions, typing speed test with different texts in different levels, and 10 different typing games.
With PAT or JK’s Typing Speed Test, you can choose one test type from six, one test time from fourteen, and one keyboard from five. And you can also select the letter case from mixed and lower.
Among the above 10 websites, I prefer to use Typeonline.co.uk to practise English typing, and use TypeRacer.com to practise Chinese typing. How about you? Which ones are your favorite? Or do you have any other websites to improve touch typing speed? Share with us by adding a comment.