Fingerjig is a 6 minute typing game that tests your typing ability. Words are randomly chosen from a dictionary of over 70,000. You must try to type the words as quickly and accurately as you can!

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Typing Tips

  • Typing fast will rack up points but keep an eye on how many mistakes you’re making.
  • Try to improve your net words per minute by making fewer typing mistakes – experiment with typing a bit slower.
  • Touch typing is much faster than hunting and pecking!
  • Taking a moment to read each word can help reduce typing mistakes.
  • Say each letter in your head as you type it to improve your accuracy for long words.
  • Use a keyboard you feel comfortable with. I particularly like the Natural Ergonomic Keyboard 4000.
  • Practise! You may also find that since the words are picked randomly some selections will suit you better than others.
  • Remember to take a break now and then to avoid repetitive strain injury.


If you’re having problems playing Fingerjig then please try the following:

  1. Check that you have Adobe Flash Player installed.
  2. If you don’t have Flash installed then you will need to install Flash.
  3. Make sure that Javascript is enabled in your web browser.
  4. Feel free to send me an email describing your problem.

132 thoughts on “Fingerjig”

  1. This game is a great way to practice , i’m currently in a typing class at my school and this game is a lot of help because you want to win so it gives you a push to want to do a lot better , so you do better .
    Thanks To whoever created this (:
    *;;Brandy (:

  2. This game is okay. Better than some typing games, but really if I wasn’t just trying to up my typing score no way I would choose to play it. It’s kind of boring and the graphics and things: I could make just as good a game with very little trouble. But over all its okay.

  3. WOW! I played it on Italian because I know a litte Italian I was suprised to see some words in their with not so good meanings. You should really do a little better on the editing

  4. My techer for my computer class says to do for typing to do powertyping or FINGERJIG. Fingerjig is sooo much fun and iTs even more fun if you do it in another langue.

  5. I need to find a typing website so I can sharpen my skills…..but it has to be!!shool appropriate!!!

  6. this game is amaaaazing, and soo addictive!
    i play it like every single morning, its actually becoming a routine!

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