How To Type Faster
Watch more How to Study videos: http://www.howcast.com/guides/73-How-to-Study Subscribe to Howcast's YouTube Channel - http://howc.st/uLaHRS Learn how to type faster while maintaining accuracy by following the advice in the tips below. Howcast uploads the highest quality how-to videos daily! Be sure to check out our playlists for guides that interest you: http://howc.st/ytmainplaylists Subscribe to Howcast's other YouTube Channels: Howcast Health Channel - http://howc.st/HOE3aY Howcast Video Games Channel - http://howc.st/tYKKrk Howcast Tech Channel - http://howc.st/rx9FwR Howcast Food Channel - http://howc.st/umBoJX Howcast Arts & Recreation Channel - http://howc.st/vmB86i Howcast Sports & Fitness Channel - http://howc.st/vKjUjm Howcast Personal Care & Style Channel - http://howc.st/vbbNt3 Howcast empowers people with engaging, useful how-to information wherever, whenever they need to know how. Emphasizing high-quality instructional videos, Howcast brings you experts who provide accurate information in easy-to-follow tutorials on everything from makeup, hairstyling, nail art design, and soccer to parkour, skateboarding, dancing, kissing, and much, much more. Step 1: Learn the basics Learn how to type the proper way. Memorize the home row where the fingers rest, and how each key relates to them. Tip Say the name of the key when you type it to help you memorize it. Step 2: Use good posture Use proper posture and positioning, also known as ergonomics. Sit upright with your wrists, elbows, and the keyboard aligned on the same plane, and keep your hands lower than your elbows. Step 3: Type Type by hitting each key in the center firmly, but not with too much force. Step 4: Follow a pace Go as quickly as you can without mistakes. The more confidence you get, the faster you will type. Step 5: Use online aids Use online typing software and sites with typing lessons to help you practice and improve your skills. Many exercises have you copy paragraphs or type along with audio clips. Step 6: Set a goal Set a goal with a timeline that you can reasonably achieve. Take steps to meet your goal and improve your typing. Did You Know? The layout of the Qwerty keyboard was designed to prevent jams in typewriters by spreading the most frequently used keys far apart from each other.