Posted In — Career in Software Testing, Tester vs Developer
Being in the QA field for 9 years now, I have seen that some people generally stay away from a testing job. They feel inferior and have a lot of negative thoughts running through their minds.
I would like to share my thoughts and experience and address some common myths that people have.
Myths about being a Software Tester: Continue reading →
Posted In — Performance Testing
If your company is involved in developing, testing and deploying software, then you’re already using more technologies and tools than can be counted.
The sheer quantity of technology in enterprise is an even better reason to leverage the work and products already being used to enhance your performance testing and deliver more value, faster, and at a lower cost.
Here are five ways to help supercharge your performance testing:
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Posted In — Testing best practices, Testing Skill Improvement, Testing Tips and resources
How to Test More, Save Time, and Achieve Better Testing Results:
Software testing is an essential activity in the software development and maintenance life cycles. It is a practice often used to decide and improve software quality.
Development is more systematic nowadays and organizations seek measures of testing completeness and effectiveness to show test completion criteria. Of them all, coverage is considered especially valuable.
Simply put, coverage is “What are we testing and How much are we testing?” Continue reading →
Posted In — How to be a good tester, Soft skills for testers
In today’s article, I am going to share some thoughts on what I believe the clients are REALLY expecting from us based on my first-hand experience working at client locations with daily face-to-face interactions and collaborating offshore via emails or phone calls.
IT services are an important and integral part of the software industry and customer satisfaction is important to succeed. Each client/organization may be different in their process may follow different protocol, and may deal with different type of businesses. Continue reading →
Posted In — GUI Testing, Web Testing
E-Commerce Testing – How to Test an eCommerce Website/Application
In today’s world, I bet you won’t find anyone who hasn’t shopped online. E-commerce/Retail is a business that thrives on its online customers. Shopping in person vs. shopping online has many advantages. Convenience, time-saving and easy access to products worldwide, etc.
A good E-commerce/Retail site is key to its success. It must be a worthy counterpart to the storefront. Because, when you go shopping at a physical store, the customer has already made a commitment to visit and might give the brand a chance. Continue reading →
Posted In — Reviews, Test Management Tools
Needless to say that nowadays none of the software releases are performed without proper Quality Assurance activities.
Different professionals use different approaches on how to keep the stable quality of their product.
Despite the fact that automated testing becomes more and more commonly used, still the manual checking is important.
The reasons might be different: Continue reading →