Software Testing is a broad area. You can not have set directions about how to test a certain software system. However, you can always generalize some tips and tricks that are likely to work in most, if not all, situations. All these lead you into knowing the software system better which plays a vital role in better testing of the software. The order of these … Continue reading Never-failing Testing Hack: Know the Software System
Get someone else to test for the tester. Anyone else! Anyone who knows how to use a device will do. Just to look at it from a new (different) angle. Don’t get me wrong. Testing is not a skill that everyone has/can have. The idea here is to get someone to test it for the tester. By the end of this blog post, you will know … Continue reading Test for the tester – Testerception
Which by the way, if you have, will help you a lot in other life matters too. It’s communication! While interviewing to hire a software tester, the interviewers almost always ask this one question: “How do you log bugs?” It can be rephrased as follows: “How do you ‘communicate’ bug to the relevant stakeholders?” The importance of attention to detail, choosing the right approach for … Continue reading The Real Skill Recruiters look for in Software Testers
Guest post from Prashant Hedge A mindmap is a diagram used to visually organize information. It can be called as a visual thinking tool. A Mindmap allows complex information to be presented in a simplified visual form. A mind map is created around a single concept. The concept is represented as an image in the center to which the associated ideas are added. Major ideas … Continue reading MINDMAP: A KILLER WAY TO INCREASE YOUR TEST COVERAGE.