7 Ways to Kick Start Your Manual Testing Career

kick start manual testing career

The first and Second part of our Manual Testing Series covered the basics of Manual Testing and its process. If you haven’t read it yet, please do so before continuing with this article to connect better.

Can’t do? Of course, thoughts and suggestions shared in this article can be used independently as well. This last part is about the preparation and possible ways to get into a software testing job/career.

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7-Step Practical Implementation of Manual Testing Before Production Release

Implementation of Manual Testing

In the previous post of this series around Manual Testing, I tried to throw as much light as possible on the basics of Manual Testing.

If you missed it, you can read it here.

I hope it was successful in taking you as close as possible to the answers you were looking for.

In that case, wouldn’t you love to know more about the practical implementation of Manual Testing, how to get more familiar with it and how to actually start a career in it? 

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Manual Testing Tutorial (Free Course with 100+ Tutorials)

Manual Testing Tutorials

A Complete List of 100+ Manual Testing Tutorials:

This is going to be the most in-depth series of tutorials on Manual Software Testing. Go through the topics mentioned in this series carefully to learn the basic and advanced testing techniques.

This series of tutorials would really enrich your knowledge and will, in turn, mold your testing skills in a much better way.

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How to Test JAVA Applications – Tips with Sample Test Cases (Part 1)

Testing JAVA Applications

In this tutorial, we will learn the components involved in a Java application and the various types of testing that need to be carried out to ensure a high quality, bug-free application.

This is a three-part series on testing JAVA applications.

  1. In this article, we will learn the J2EE components and Manual testing approach for a J2EE application.
  2. In the second, we will review the Automated testing approach for testing J2EE applications, and
  3. In the third, we will review a comprehensive list of tools that are available for testing J2EE applications.

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Why End to End Testing is Necessary and How to Perform It?

what is end to end testing

Nobody wants to be known for their mistakes and their negligence, and same is the case with the Testers. When the Testers are assigned any application to test, then from that moment, they take the responsibility and the application also acts as a platform to show their practical and technical testing knowledge.

So, to describe it technically, to ensure that testing is done completely, it is necessary to perform “End to End testing.

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How to Make Manual Testing More Efficient Using HP Sprinter

Manual Testing using HP Sprinter

Today in this era of Automation Testing, almost in every QA testing departments’ automation is the first preference. But there are few QA departments where 70-80% of testing is carried out manually. Indeed, there are cases where quality is completely determined manually as no automation is carried out there.

One of the crucial reasons for companies to continue with the manual test is the inability of automation tools to cope with the changes that some application faces on regular basis. In certain cases, the only option left with QA is of manual testing.

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100+ Ready-to-Execute Test Cases (Checklists) You Can Use to Test the Most Common Components of AUT

How to test the most common components of your AUT effectively, every single time

This article is a list of common validations on most widely found elements of AUT – that is put together for the convenience of testers (especially in the agile environment where frequent short-term releases happen).

Every AUT (Application Under Test) is unique and has a very specific business purpose. The individual aspects (modules) of the AUT cater to different operations/actions that are crucial to the success of the business that the AUT supports. Though each AUT is designed differently,

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Practical Software Testing – New FREE eBook [Download]

“Practical Software Testing – Manual Testing Help eBook Version 2.0” – A free ebook from STH in association with Chindam Damodar.

Assuming that you have no idea where to start in learning software testing, we have designed this free ebook just for you so that you can get started in no time.

There are significant changes in the Software Testing pertaining to these recent days. In this ebook are the exact basic steps and testing fundamentals you must know before starting to test any application.

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How to Translate Manual Test Cases into Automation Scripts? – A Step by Step Guide with Example

Automation testing process

This will be basic “how-to” article and is not any automation tool specific. Basically, what I am trying to do here is put the thought process that goes into creating an automation test case into words. As always, I hope this will be useful to you all.

How to design an automation test case or script?

Automation always follows manual testing. Typically, one or more rounds of manual testing already would be performed on the AUT. This implies that manual test cases already exist and have been executed at least once.

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