Tag "QA"

, page 2 back to homepage

Best practices to make your QA meetings more effective

Have you ever been stuck in a poorly-organized meeting? I mean when you come on time and wait for 20 minutes for its start. Plan? Not clear. Who is in

Read More

Testing within one project: what to verify first?

What to test first – software functionality, reliability or security? What aspects to verify in order to ensure a successful product release? What testing types to perform at projects with

Read More

What Does It Mean to Be a Good Software Tester?

New technologies appear, deadlines get shorter, and the end user expectations – higher. From this regard, any software testing company places more demands on hiring candidates for the QA specialist

Read More

Software Perfection: Not as Easy as It Seems

Dozens of testing types are performed with the sole purpose of creating a perfect software product. But who defines “perfect” in a software testing company? A project manager, a product owner

Read More

A New Portion of False Statements about Testing

Throughout the entire professional life, a software tester hears lots and lots of different misconceptions about testing – from classic ones to quite weird ones. Wrong ideas about software testing

Read More

How to Distinguish Between QC, QA and Testing?

The specialists of IT sphere should clearly understand different notions and concepts. Several notions may have some resembling features. To avoid mixing up such a kind of concepts, one should

Read More

Technical Tester vs Non-Technical Tester

This post was updated in May 2018. In 2018, the absence of good technical background is a huge minus. The problem of technical QA vs non-technical generates many debates. But

Read More

Brief Survival Guide for Testers

Both a beginner and an experienced software tester may have doubts on how to do the right thing in testing. It happens because if a tester makes a mistake, it

Read More

How to Become a Professional Software Tester?

Note: the article was updated in August 2018. To get the full and distinct image of a professional software tester, we should define all constituents of this occupation. The key

Read More

How to Perform Efficient Software Testing

It is common knowledge that cooperation, mutual understanding and helping between project parties are key to success of any project. A tester should take into consideration remarks and advices of

Read More

Duties and Responsibilities Allocation for Test Process. Part I

Each testing process is unique and complicated in its own way. That is why every web site testing, desktop testing or mobile application testing demands variety of specialists in different

Read More