Online typing tests are available online via FreeTypingGame.net, TypingTest.com and SpeedTypingOnline.com. All of the tests are free and offer various modes to test typing abilities.
FreeTypingGame.net offers two keyboarding tests along with lessons and games for practicing typists. The times tests provide a per-word assessment of typing speed with options for one- to five-minute tests. The typist has the option to print out a certificate with his name and typing speed at the completion of the test. Users can add their high scores to the scoreboard to compare their skills with other users.
TypingTest.com also offers one- to five-minute timed typing tests. The typist has the option to choose from a variety of text passages for the test. The site also offers a free keyboarding course and several typing games to help users increase their overall typing speeds. The games include “Key Tower” and “Typing Attack.”
On SpeedTypingOnline.com, typists can take one-minute typing tests with options to customize the text on the test from options such as song lyrics, short stories, proverbs and facts. The user can also provide custom text for the typing test if desired. In addition, the website offers typing lessons and two typing games to help users perfect their skills. Games on the site include “Type the Alphabet” and “Fast Fire Typer.”