Find keyboarding tests at TypingTest.com, FreeTypingGame.net and Key Hero Typing Test. These sites all offer free keyboarding tests that allow users to determine accuracy and typing speed.
TypingTest.com offers a quick test that users can take in just one minute. Keyboardists can select from a variety of text selections to test themselves, including non-fiction selections on baseball or space exploration and fiction selections such as “Aesop’s Fables” or “The Wizard of Oz.” Users can take the test directly through the site, or users looking for printable test certificates indicating overall typing speed can download a software version.
FreeTypingGame.net offers a range of tests that focus on general keyboarding or specific skills and keys, such as difficult-to-spell words, numbers or punctuation. Users can also choose to focus on specific hands or fingers in order to build accuracy. The site allows users to choose testing durations between one and five minutes, with longer tests typically offering more accurate results. Users can also print out certificates indicating typing speed and accuracy.
Key Hero’s Tying Test offers a unique color-coded error system, which helps users understand how their most common errors occur. The test can indicate bad cases, bad ordering, doubling or other general typos. Users can also see where they speed up and slow down during testing.