ArtsAutosBooksBusinessEducationEntertainmentFamilyFashionFoodGamesGenderHealthHolidaysHomeHubPagesPersonal FinancePetsPoliticsReligionSportsTechnologyTravel

How to Speed up Reading Skills Some Tips

Updated on October 22, 2019
Pauline Stone profile image

I am Pauline Stone and wanted to share some tips how to speed up the reading skills.

How to speed up reading skills

If you are child, student or adult everyone requires fast reading skills. As per Darwin’s law “Survival for the fittest” in this everchanging world where everyone is facing tough competition it has become very important to show yourself more than what another person has, whether it comes to reading skills.

Right from the stage when child starts reading, from there reading skills plays an important role and if we are able to identify or conquer those right skills then we can achieve the desired results.

Whether we are student or working in an office everywhere reading is involved in some form or other and if we master this then we can save a lot of our time and energy.

And in this fast-moving world, time plays an important role, the more time we are able to save then more life we will live.

On an average we can read 250 words in a minute and if we acquire the right techniques, we can achieve 500-1000 words in a minute, which is not at all impossible. Just requires presence of mind and awareness about those techniques.

What I strongly believe is that it’s all the game of concentration. And we have to just introspect which all factors are involved which can boost our concentration.

Foremost it is our environment. It plays a very important role in our reading speed. If we read in a calm environment, then we can concentrate more and cover more contents.

But if are at very noisy place then we can hardly concentrate.

Another thing, one should keep the mind calm, that can only be achieved by some yoga, meditation and controlling the mind. If your mind is away from all distractions, tensions and worries then can focus more. Try to include some yoga or exercise in your daily routine. This way your body and mind will sync up and follow your instructions rather than driving your mind.

Also, the best way to boost up your concentration, is to try to read right in morning in a calm place with full concentration. And whatever you read try to do it with full interest. It is always not possible to read interesting stuff. We have to read different type of things based on our day to day needs. But we have to start inducing our interest in that to make it interesting. Once our brain finds it interesting then definitely it will help in reading fast.

Also, whatever you read try to track the time taken to complete that and try to do it more frequently this way you compete with yourself and day by day your speed will improve.

We have all techniques and tools within ourselves it is just we need to take those out and start using. This all requires our strong determination to learn something which can help in making our life much better.

Imagine if we start reading very fast then we can cover more information which is around us, which will further help us in our studies or work.

Hope you have found these tips useful. If you are keen to know more about this then I highly recommend you to go to my site below, it will surely help you finding the right solutions.

Pauline Stone


This website uses cookies

As a user in the EEA, your approval is needed on a few things. To provide a better website experience, uses cookies (and other similar technologies) and may collect, process, and share personal data. Please choose which areas of our service you consent to our doing so.

For more information on managing or withdrawing consents and how we handle data, visit our Privacy Policy at:

Show Details
HubPages Device IDThis is used to identify particular browsers or devices when the access the service, and is used for security reasons.
LoginThis is necessary to sign in to the HubPages Service.
Google RecaptchaThis is used to prevent bots and spam. (Privacy Policy)
AkismetThis is used to detect comment spam. (Privacy Policy)
HubPages Google AnalyticsThis is used to provide data on traffic to our website, all personally identifyable data is anonymized. (Privacy Policy)
HubPages Traffic PixelThis is used to collect data on traffic to articles and other pages on our site. Unless you are signed in to a HubPages account, all personally identifiable information is anonymized.
Amazon Web ServicesThis is a cloud services platform that we used to host our service. (Privacy Policy)
CloudflareThis is a cloud CDN service that we use to efficiently deliver files required for our service to operate such as javascript, cascading style sheets, images, and videos. (Privacy Policy)
Google Hosted LibrariesJavascript software libraries such as jQuery are loaded at endpoints on the or domains, for performance and efficiency reasons. (Privacy Policy)
Google Custom SearchThis is feature allows you to search the site. (Privacy Policy)
Google MapsSome articles have Google Maps embedded in them. (Privacy Policy)
Google ChartsThis is used to display charts and graphs on articles and the author center. (Privacy Policy)
Google AdSense Host APIThis service allows you to sign up for or associate a Google AdSense account with HubPages, so that you can earn money from ads on your articles. No data is shared unless you engage with this feature. (Privacy Policy)
Google YouTubeSome articles have YouTube videos embedded in them. (Privacy Policy)
VimeoSome articles have Vimeo videos embedded in them. (Privacy Policy)
PaypalThis is used for a registered author who enrolls in the HubPages Earnings program and requests to be paid via PayPal. No data is shared with Paypal unless you engage with this feature. (Privacy Policy)
Facebook LoginYou can use this to streamline signing up for, or signing in to your Hubpages account. No data is shared with Facebook unless you engage with this feature. (Privacy Policy)
MavenThis supports the Maven widget and search functionality. (Privacy Policy)
Google AdSenseThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
Google DoubleClickGoogle provides ad serving technology and runs an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
Index ExchangeThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
SovrnThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
Facebook AdsThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
Amazon Unified Ad MarketplaceThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
AppNexusThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
OpenxThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
Rubicon ProjectThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
TripleLiftThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
Say MediaWe partner with Say Media to deliver ad campaigns on our sites. (Privacy Policy)
Remarketing PixelsWe may use remarketing pixels from advertising networks such as Google AdWords, Bing Ads, and Facebook in order to advertise the HubPages Service to people that have visited our sites.
Conversion Tracking PixelsWe may use conversion tracking pixels from advertising networks such as Google AdWords, Bing Ads, and Facebook in order to identify when an advertisement has successfully resulted in the desired action, such as signing up for the HubPages Service or publishing an article on the HubPages Service.
Author Google AnalyticsThis is used to provide traffic data and reports to the authors of articles on the HubPages Service. (Privacy Policy)
ComscoreComScore is a media measurement and analytics company providing marketing data and analytics to enterprises, media and advertising agencies, and publishers. Non-consent will result in ComScore only processing obfuscated personal data. (Privacy Policy)
Amazon Tracking PixelSome articles display amazon products as part of the Amazon Affiliate program, this pixel provides traffic statistics for those products (Privacy Policy)
ClickscoThis is a data management platform studying reader behavior (Privacy Policy)