The good, the bad and the wonderful of blogging

There is no bad actually. The only bad is me not working consistently enough for it. It’s only there in the title for swag. So, I opened my blog this morning and this was the first notification. I don’t consider myself to be a very successful blogger. I occasionally write. I am not very good at coming up with content ideas. Even if I do … Continue reading The good, the bad and the wonderful of blogging

Never-failing Testing Hack: Know the Software System

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

A little visit to “Something”

While testing websites that didn’t need a genuine email id, I sometimes used email address like So, I was wondering what I would find on . It was pretty disappointing to find nothing on something.  So, I went ahead and Googled “something” and found a faq page. The owner seems pretty sassy and I was intrigued by what he used the site for. Further research helped me find … Continue reading A little visit to “Something”


This is something very important that we usually don’t realize. There is always this checklist or requirement specification document that we are so busy in verifying that we often don’t find out about unwanted/unknown behaviors. If you are fortunate, you might stumble upon it while testing. Otherwise, it is brought to your attention when something breaks or behaves unusually when the user is using your app … Continue reading Quote#7