This is very important to improve the typing speed no matter what is your use of the computer. If you are looking for a job for computer operator or if you are a data entry operator on some freelancing website, your typing speed determines your value for the job. Touch typing or we can say, typing without looking at the keyboard and keeping eyes on the screen is very important. If you type by only two index fingers by looking at the keyboard you can never improve your typing speed. But if you follow the rules and instructions, you can improve your typing speed within just one week and you can be an expert typist within just one month of practice.
Improving the speed of typing for beginners is somehow a difficult task without proper guidance. If they start typing on their computer by just typing using an MS Word file they will not be able to improve. The other option is to join an academy but for that one should have a free time and also a good amount to pay a fee to instructor. So both these options are not good to improve the English typing speed.
The best way to improve English touch typing speed is to practice using online courses. You can find many online courses which are specially designed by keeping in mind the behavior of beginners. These courses are designed in such a way that typing for beginners becomes a piece of cake. These online typing speed courses encourage the beginners to place their index fingers on F and J and remaining fingers as per the typing rules.
These online courses start from the basic keys like D, F, J and K and then once the user starts typing these 4 keys without looking at the keyboard with good speed, these courses start including more keys in the online practice. These courses also include some entertaining games that help a lot to improve the speed of typing for beginners in no time. With single letters to a combination of letters and then these courses start teaching to type complete words without looking at the keyboard.
Once a user learns to type complete words, these courses start with paragraphs and complete stories. In a complete story lessons, people learn how to use the complete keyboard including special characters, commas, numeric keys and other navigation and modifier keys. So without any other word, these online courses are the best source to learn touch typing fast without downloading any software or without paying any fee to instructor.
Rashid Nawaz is a professional blogger and a News report. He works for SMH News Agency in Jhang and he is a news reporter on Dunya Urdu as well.