Required speeds for various jobs: Office and Clerical (at least 35-40 wpm); Administrative and Executive Assistants (at least 35-40 wpm); Legal Secretary (60+wpm); Computer Coders (60+wpm); Data Entry Clerk (75 wpm); Medical Transcriptionists (90+wpm); Stenographer (200 wpm) information source
Alien Shooter: This site allows you to shoot an alien if you get the letters correct.
Alphabetic Rain: This site has letters dropping down from the top of the page and you must type them in before they reach the bottom of the screen.
Aunt Lee Typing Games: This has a variety of typing games to keep your interest while you practice your typing techniques.
Career Step: This page has different sentences for you to type. It will refresh with a different story. You can find out how fast you are typing.
Timed Typing Test: "Get a precise words per minute assessment from our timed typing test! Choose 1-5 minutes for the length. Are you the fastest typest on the internet?"
Type Racer: "The award-winning online typing competition, TypeRacer, allows people to race each-other by typing quotes from books, movies, and songs. It is the first multiplayer typing game on the web."
Typing Master: This site allows you to choose from a variety of games and choose a time limit.
Typing Lessons: This site allows you to practice typing and race against other players.
Typing on Ghosts: Type out the words that appear on the ghosts and watch them disappear.
Z Type: This site is a fun way to practice typing. Type the words as they come on the screen.
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