How can we improve SwiftKey?

Space above the space bar.

Realizing that screen real estate is precious, it would be nice to have the bottom row a bit separated since I hit space and the period accidentally quite often. Even if the top few pixel rows of the bottom row were "dead" it would help.

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    Dan GebsDan Gebs shared this idea  ·   ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →

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      • Bryan BlockBryan Block commented  ·   ·  Flag as inappropriate

        This is currently my biggest frustration with SwiftKey - I type very fast and am constantly hitting the space bar instead of bottom-row keys. I've tried using all three keyboard sizes and it doesn't help. Other than slowing down (and isn't this keyboard supposed to speed things up?), I don't know how to re-train myself. None of the space bar options help - they either put in a space or auto-correct the word, which if I don't notice, results in the last half of the word being duplicated. I can't even count how many times I've had to fix "Thanks ks" since I hit the space when going for 'n'. THIS IS SO FRUSTRATING for a fast typer. If the rest of the app wasn't so good I would have switched away already.

      • David NetoDavid Neto commented  ·   ·  Flag as inappropriate

        Either that or spacebar hits on the top could try and keep guessing a word with a letter from the vicinity instead of starting from scratch.

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