Updated: 04/26/2017 by Computer Hope

hunt and peckHunt-and-peck typing is an improper form of typing where the user needs to look (hunt) at their keyboard for key location, then presses (pecks) the key; generally using only their index fingers.

Warning: This form of typing is always slower than someone who touch types and often causes neck strain because you need to frequently look down at the keyboard.

Keyboard terms, Touch type