Will TypingMaster teach you efficient typing?
Typing Master 10 is a free program which helps users to improve their typing speed and accuracy by providing step by step guidance to professional keyboarding and fun game exercises to learn and practice.
Read our review to see if it will suit you. Feel free to ask questions in the comments.
Typing Master 10 – Overview
Typing Master 10 has customizable exercises which suit every user’s needs. Users can also learn and practice at their own pace and level. At every step, training would be adjusted according to the user’s personal progress. The complete program consists of five courses which covers the full keyboard including number keypad, special characters and the alphabets.
Personalized feedbacks are provided to highlight weak areas and additional exercises to make those areas strong. Color coded keys helps user to quickly learn the positions of the keys to type faster with maximum accuracy.
Typing Master 10 – Features
Some of the very useful features are listed below:
Multiple user support
Typing Master 10 supports more than one users using personal study profiles. Each user will have its own profile which will have all its progress details and the personalized exercises based on the feedback and reviews.
Users will also get a personalized feedback window based on their daily or weekly progress. This feedback will highlight their weak areas and prompt the user to practice additional exercises to on improve those areas. Typing Master 10 will prioritize exercises based on the feedback.
The fun exercises are aimed to make “learning” more interesting. There are four different types of typing games available to learn and practice. This makes learning enjoyable and engage users for a longer time.
Customizable personal goals
This feature allows users to set an accuracy goal for themselves for the entire course. As each user has different goals, the flexibility in setting up personal ones is an excellent feature here.
Duration of each exercise depends on the speed and accuracy of the user. It is automatically optimized by Typing Master. Some of the exercises take less than 10 minutes to complete.
This is a unique tool which will take your typing to the next level. It calculates your typing speed and accuracy when using programs like WORD or EMAIL etc. and then creates practice exercises based on your current progress. You can keep using this feature even when you have completed your course.
Timed typing tests
There are various professional typing tests available which are timed and after you complete a test, results are generated in the form of a detailed report stating your complete progress.
A detailed and easy to understand graphical presentation of progress report is displayed to help students follow their progress over time. This can be done on a daily basis or weekly basis.
This feature helps in understanding the positions of all the keys on the keyboard. It uses colors and visuals which helps students to learn the positions of different keys quickly and makes their typing more accurate and faster.
This will encourage a more focused training. The “Review” window offers options to select “Keys to review” – for example: difficult keys, Standard keys and choose keys – and “Exercise type” – for example: keyboard drill, word drill and game”. By keeping a track of user’s problem keys, it creates review exercises to improve them.
Pros and Benefits
The best typing software all help learning to save time while writing emails, articles, preparing presentations and completing reports at work. Let us see some of the major benefits or pros of using Typing Master here:
Improves typing accuracy
With the features like keyboard drill, smart review, etc. students can type accurately and with great efficiency. As I have discussed above, when you know the proper position of keys on the keyboard then chances of typing error reduce to a great extent.
Improves typing speed
Typing Master offers personalized exercises which helps users to work on their weak areas. By practicing multiple exercises and typing games, typing speed will improve automatically. Also, with keyboard drill, users will learn the exact position of different keys on the keyboard which will help them to type faster with great accuracy.
As stated above, this tutor helps in saving a lot of time by giving step by step guidance to improve your skills. Studies suggest that a significant amount of time gets wasted in correcting typos, hence, if accuracy could be improved you might be able to easily reduce editing time in the long run.
With good typing speed and accuracy, students do not need to look again and again at the keyboard and also finger movements while typing would be smooth.
Works on your weak areas
Personalized feedback and Smart review features track individual problems or weak areas and help learners in improving them by creating exercises which suit their current needs.
Once a student gets comfortable with keyboarding (or touch typing) the confidence level in completing certain tasks should rise significantly. This also applies to the many applications out there that require lots of typing.
Typing Master 10 Review – Summary
Typing Master has helpful customizable features as we discussed above in detail. All the courses are made in such a way that they cover every aspect of touch typing and give users step by step approach to learn and improve their typing skills. It is very suitable for beginners.
If, however, you are in the market for more professional features, tracking or even video courses you may want to check out alternatives that are worth an investment. Typesy 2016 is a popular tutor that is based on scientific research and offers videos, exercises, games and the option to create classes or upload material. Read our review.
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