Using Automation to Assist –Not Replace – Manual Testing

When transitioning from strictly manual testing towards automated testing, I’ve seen several ways for the transformation to fail or stall. One of the most common mistakes is treating automation as an exact replication of manual tests. It’s helpful for us to quickly review … [Read more...]

Debunking 6 Automated Testing Myths

Automated testing has been the answer for many teams who wanted to speed up and increase their testing efforts, but misconceptions surrounding automation mean that testers don’t always get the most out of their tools. In an attempt to correct frequent misunderstandings, … [Read more...]

Better Test Design: A Journey to Succeed with UI Automation

UI automation often starts on a great note. You buy a test automation tool and start writing automated tests. But then, as you begin to scale your testing efforts — from ten to hundreds or even thousands of tests — maintenance of UI tests becomes difficult. The … [Read more...]

3 Resources to Help You Become a Better Tester in 2016

Software testers have a lot on their plate in 2016. Today, testers need to test applications across multiple platforms. They need to ensure they are meeting the high standards being set by consumers and app stores. And they need to run an increasing number of tests — … [Read more...]