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. It is a pleasure to present this second version of the Software Testing e-book to readers.

Like the first edition, we think this improvised and updated version would also fetch more admirers.

Practical Software testing ebook

And to ease your learning experience, I'm giving 3 people a copy of my “Software Testing Career Package” premium ebook (a $15 value) for free. You just need to complete below simple two easy steps.

[Update: Contest is now closed]

To enter the Contest:

#1) You need to tell me – what is holding you back from learning Software Testing or getting a job?

#2) Download the FREE copy of the “Practical Software Testing” eBook below. If you don't want to enter the contest, no problem, just download the free ebook below.

What You'll Learn in this ebook:

  • What is Software Testing
  • Fundamentals of Software Testing
  • Software Development Life Cycle (SDLC)
  • Verification Vs validation
  • SDLC Models
  • Waterfall model
  • Spiral Model
  • Prototype Model
  • Rapid Application Development (RAD)Model
  • Iterative and Incremental development Model
  • Agile Model
  • Software Configuration Management (SCM)
  • Software Test Engineer's Responsibilities
  • Testing Process / Life Cycle
  • Real-Time Manual Testing
  • Requirement Specification
  • Test Plan
  • Test Scenarios
  • Test Scenario Template
  • Test Cases
  • Test Case Template
  • Project Testing
  • Severity and Priority
  • Defect/Bug Life Cycle
  • Software Testing Principles
  • Non Functional Testing

Enter the email below form to get the ebook to your inbox. You will get both version 1 and version 2 of this ebook:

Download your FREE “Practical Software Testing” ebook now:  Enter your email to download the ebook:

Enjoy the ebook and don't forget to tell us your feedback in comments. Your valuable feedback is a huge moral support for us!

Contest Update:

The Winners Thanks for taking part in this contest. Sorry for the little delay in announcing the winners. It took me a little longer to go over each and every answer I received.

Got over 340 awesome answers from our readers on their biggest hurdle learning software testing. In the coming weeks, I will be covering the topics they are most interested in. As mentioned in this contest, I’m giving away 3 copies of our premium “Software Testing Career package” eBook to 3 winners.

And the winners are…

1) Deeksha
2) Lorelei Leyson
3) Cindy

Note – If you are a winner, you will get an email from me soon.

Congratulations again to all the winners, and to each of the participants. Hope you will enjoy reading our free practical software testing ebook.

Best, Vijay

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179 thoughts on “Practical Software Testing – New FREE eBook [Download]”

  1. Hi,
    I’m looking for freelancer QA (Manual & Automation) job.
    Have 6 years of experience into IT industry.

    If you have anything reference regarding the same, please let me know.

    Vinod Gosavi

    • Hello Sir,
      I have 3 year experience in software testing. It is requested to you If you have any vacancy plz tell me my my mail (

  2. A couple of us will be learning how to use SDLC in our current positions. This sounds like a good place to start learning. Thank you … Brenda

  3. To whom it may concern,

    I tried to download Practical Software Testing. But it is stuck in “Almost Done
    To confirm your request, please check the box to let us know you’re human (sorry, no robots allowed).”
    And there is no box for checking at all. Could you please help send the ebook to my email:

    Thank you very much!

    Kind Regards,

  4. Hello Sir,
    I’m fresher(Mumbai) in manual software testing. It is requested to you If you have any vacancy plz tell me my mail (

  5. Hi,

    Could you please send me some study material for ISTQB Test Manager on my Email address.
    Many Thanks.

    Kind Regards,

  6. Hi Vijay,

    Please send me an email link to download this ebook which I think would be handy for my preparation to be a software tester.

    Thanks & Regards

  7. Hello Sir,
    I have 3 year experience in software testing. It is requested to you If you have any vacancy plz tell me my my mail (


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