Mantis Bug Tracker Tutorial: MantisBT Issue Tracker Complete Guide

MantisBT open source free popular bug tracking system tutorial:

Testing is an integral part of any software development life cycle. The software bug is an error in a software application which causes software to produce incorrect results. Therefore, causing deviation in the expected, and actual outcome.

A bug tracking software is a software application used to maintain records of software bugs reported during the software development life cycle.

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How to Automate Android Applications Using TestComplete Tool

Automating Android Applications using TestComplete (Part-III)

In last two TestComplete tutorials we saw the TestComplete introduction and Data Driven Testing using TestComplete. In this tutorial, let us continue learning this tool with a new feature – how to automate Android Applications.

In this modern world, smartphones are playing a very important role in our day to day life.  With frequent updates in technologies and numerous devices available, it becomes a very hectic task for developers and testers to check their application’s compatibility.

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How To Perform Data Driven Testing Using TestComplete Tool

Data Driven Testing using TestComplete (Part-II):

TestComplete is a UI as well as a functional automation tool. In our first article we have created simple Desktop and Web projects, recorded our test, played back and observed the results through Visual Analyzer.

We have extended this functionality to both Desktop and Web-based Applications.

In this tutorial, we will be covering Data Driven Testing using TestComeplete tool.

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TestComplete Tutorial: A Comprehensive GUI Testing Tool’s Guide For Beginners

 A Comprehensive TestComplete Guide (Part-I):

As a part of our Software Testing Tools tutorial series, today we are covering a new GUI testing tool – TestComplete. This will be a comprehensive 3-part tutorial series.

Tutorials in this series:

Test Automation plays a vital role in the testing of any software. Some test cases are laborious, time-consuming and repetitive.  Continue reading →

SaaS Testing: Challenges, Tools and Testing Approach

Overview of SaaS Testing:

To begin implementing any form of testing methods, whether it is traditional or new methods, we need to know every detail of that particular testing method.

This is required as proper knowledge and understanding because it not only helps in implementing the testing method for our application in a better way, but it also allows us to get the most out of that testing tool.

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pCloudy Hands-on Review Tutorial: Mobile App Testing on Real Devices

Mobile App Testing Platform pCloudy Hands-on Review:

[On STH, we are reviewing different Mobile and Automation Testing tools so you can know and learn most of the options available in the market. If you want to write a hands-on review of any tool, please contact us here]

Mobile is the key to the digital world in today’s era. The rise of Mobile Internet has ensured that we all are going to make most of our digital decisions on a Mobile device (primarily using an App). Mobile Apps are going to be everywhere.  Continue reading →

Are Testers Losing Their Grip Over Testing Due to Automation?

Amid Automation, Testers at the Verge of Becoming Automation Test Developers:

In this digital world, automation has become the core for businesses to grow and expand. Automation has revolutionized the way organizations operate their businesses.

The pace of advancement in technology has been on a continual increase for the last decade and lead us to a new automation age. The impact of automation is quite evident on distinct industries, including Software industry itself.  Continue reading →

5 Excuses Every Software Tester Must Stop Giving

I have unlocked a pattern from my experience of hiring around hundred testers over a period of time and interviewing some thousand others.

From all the discussions I had with fellow testers during interviews, I felt happy numerous times seeing the quality talent which we have in our community of testers.

But let me also share the other side of the story, the patterns I am talking about. It makes me sad.  Continue reading →

My Unexpected Journey to Becoming a Software Tester (From Entry-level to a Manager)

“You build a Successful Life…A Day at a time…”

My journey as a Software Tester started a bit unexpectedly.

I appeared for the initial interview rounds assuming it to be a Development opportunity. To be honest, like every other Computer Science graduate out there, I was a bit skeptical about going ahead with Testing.

But finally, I decided to give it a try. Only with a hope that my curious nature will help me in this field.  Continue reading →

What To Do When There Isn’t Enough Time To Test?

Part way through your test cycle, do you often realize you do not have enough time to test? You had it all under control, to begin with, but soon you are reaching the contingency plan’s “What to do when there isn’t enough time to test?” section.

I have been there too and it is not fun. :)

I thought about this long and hard. How can something that started so well, go down so badly, so quickly. And, here is my analysis.  Continue reading →