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Mobile Testing – The Complete Guide

February 11, 2018
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Firstly, let’s analyze are we dependent on Mobile phones? Later on, we will look upon do we really need Mobile Testing, if so Why? This Mobile Testing Tutorial answers all the questions that the reader has.

  • Are we still using the telephone for conversations?
  • Are we still dependent on turning the PC or Laptop ON for Emailing / Chatting (Text / Audio / Video) / Browsing / and so on?
  • Need to submit the report urgently, but you are still on the way to the office?
  • Are we still standing in Queue to pay the electricity bill making it late to office?
  • Are we still every time visiting the stores to buy clothes, groceries?
  • Are we still dependent on agents to book the cab, bus, railway, flight tickets for us?

NO… Maybe, but not always. So what are we dependent on these days? Read More…

Compatibility Testing Tools

February 9, 2018
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In today’s world of competition, website and mobile applications are developed on a rapid basis. And this website and mobile applications are meant to run on different platforms. But, “How sure we are that the website or application built will run perfectly on all browsers and devices”. So, in order to overcome this type of thing we need Compatibility Testing, and tools to support it, Compatibility Testing Tools.Read More…

Checklist for different Software Testing Types

February 7, 2018
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Software testing professionals are considered as the GUARD of the SDLC process. This is not because of their capability to finding and reporting bugs, but rather for delivering a high-quality product. It is the tester or QA who is responsible for the delivery of the qualified product.  And in order to do this, they generally follow a Checklist during the whole testing life cycle. So, the very next thing which comes in our mind is, What is the Checklist all about? And how it helps in improving the product quality? Does Software Testing Checklist imply for all the different testing types? What should be included in Software Testing Checklist for various testing types?Read More…

Mobile Application Types – Native, Mobile Web, Hybrid

February 5, 2018
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When it comes to Mobile Applications testing, the terms like Native Apps, Mobile Web, and Hybrid Apps are quite often heard for Mobile Application types. These are the classifications for Mobile Applications and depends on App design, App development, and App deployment to the intended mobile device(s). Now the questions that arise are:

  • What are these Mobile Application types?
  • How are these Mobile Application types different from each other?
  • What are their Pros and Cons?
  • Which one to choose?

With this, we will proceed to understand on different Mobile Application types in this section.Read More…

Software Testing Career – Pointers to handle interviews successfully

February 3, 2018
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Software Testing Career is not as easy as anyone thinks, and so are their interviews. There are thousands of articles written against the questions asked during an SQA / Software Testing career interview, so what’s new in this article?

  • Firstly this is coming from a highly skilled QA professional who has been taking really tough interviews.
  • Second, I will list the real questions (a part of the bookish, theoretical) which are extracted from the candidate resume.
  • Third, I will try to categorize the questions and their answers as per experience.
  • Fourth, I will be mentioning the tips on how you should behave, respond and leave a positive (lasting) impression towards the interviewer.

Here in this article, we will see how to handle Software Testing career interviews successfully, and some Do’s and Dont’s.

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Why is Tester blamed for leaked defects? Is this correct?

February 1, 2018
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Since it is the software tester who is responsible for finding out the defects in the application and makes it bug-free to the possible extent, it is only software testers who are blamed for the bugs that are detected in the production environment by the end user. They are blamed by all the people in the project which should not be done. Now the question is why should be the tester blamed for leaked defects, and is this correct? Is tester the only responsible person to release the software? Let’s dig into this further.Read More…

Best Practices for Writing Good Defects

January 30, 2018
Writing Good defects

Defect plays an important role in software testing. Many defects arise during the development of the software application which needs to be fixed in order to deliver a quality software application to the client. In other words, we can say that writing or logging efficient and effective defect is very important part of software testing life cycle and also software development process. In this article, we will focus on how to write the good defects and what are the best practices to follow.Read More…

Mobile Application Testing Process

January 28, 2018
Mobile Application Testing Process

Mobile Application usage trend has been widely spread across almost all the business lanes – Consumers, Enterprises, Publishers, Retailers, Financial Service Providers, Pharmaceuticals, Automobile Dealers, Healthcare Providers, Schools, Universities – are to just name the few. The ever-growing demand for mobile applications has made the decision makers focus on designing strong mobile strategies and testing it before it reaches the target users. Just building the application with all the needed features and functionalities is not sufficient; testing the mobile application rigorously is critical before releasing it to the market, and has its own process – Mobile Application Testing Process.Read More…

Guidelines To Write Test Cases

January 26, 2018
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In the Software Tester or QA profession writing Test Cases plays a vital part in the software testing process. Writing test cases does not only mean jotting down the requirement into the scenario, rather it deals with writing down all the possible scenarios after the proper understanding of the project and business requirement. And it’s the effective test cases based on which the testing of the product is to be performed. So, test cases should be given more priority and created before the testing starts. For a fresher in Software Testing industry, it is very important to follow the guidelines to write test cases effectively for any of the given features. In this article, we will focus on the Guidelines to write test cases effectively for general functionalities which helps to achieve the better test case design.Read More…

Failover Testing

January 24, 2018
Failover Testing, Failover Testing Importance

There may be a case when the server is expecting heavy traffic and having heavy use and heavy traffic at the peak time involving lots of data transfer. In such scenarios, it may happen that available server may become unable to render service to all the requests that come to it. There has to be a solution to solve this problem otherwise server may crash or may become inactive or get hanged for a long time. To prevent such scenarios to happen in real life, there is need to do Failover testing in order to prevent disaster due to the Failover system. Read More…