Should I switch to a Dvorak keyboard?

One man, Dr. Dvorak, pledged to come up with a more efficient layout for the keyboard. After over a decade of studying the English language and the physiologies of our hands, he designed a whole new keyboard. One, he believed, which would enable people to type MUCH more quickly.

The teacher’s guide to the best typing games

Friday. Officially the hardest day of the week to get kids to concentrate on anything.

But don’t worry, we’ve got your back.

That’s why we’ve come up with a whole host of games to help kids practice their typing skills.

The fastest typists in the world

fastest typist history

Rose L. Fritz was just 17 years old when she won the world’s first official speed typing contest. The World Typewriting Championship held in Chicago in 1906, catapulted the young girl to fame to become the most recognized typist in the world.

What is a good typing speed?

average typing speed

It’s 9pm and you have a 1,500 word paper to write. Due first thing in the morning. If you type 50 words-per-minute (WPM) you could be done in just half an hour.