Respect for Testers and a Love of Testing

Testlio—it is more than a job experience. It’s an ocean of possibilities and an invitation to a whole world of professionals who have a real love for testing. My story…

Understanding Cause and Effect Relationships in Software Behavior

Testlio testers spend more than 50% of their time doing exploratory testing, which is the most interesting form, in my opinion. There are a few main skills a tester needs…

How Testlio Made Me a Better Developer

Working as a tester at Testlio has helped me become a better developer. In addition to testing, I develop games for various platforms including mobile and PC. The skills required…

There are No Stupid Questions with Good Testers

If you have ever been in a room with a small child, then you know that they LOVE to ask questions. Why is the sky blue? What are clouds mad…

Issue Log Videos: What the #$%! is Happening on Screen?

Screen recordings of mobile apps can unfortunately cause confusion. When we open and verify issues, we oftentimes attach videos of the event that occurred to make reproducing easier. Unlik…

11 Tips for Testers from a Fellow Testlion

From using the Testlio Mind Map to grasping the client’s perspective, I have 11 smart tips for my fellow Testlions: 1. Only accept to be included in a project if…

How Curiosity Became A Career

“I am neither clever nor especially gifted. I am only very, very curious.” – Albert Einstein Curiosity has guided me throughout my life. It’s curiosity that made me desire to…

I’m a Tester and Life Is A Scenario

William Feather once said, “One way to get the most out of life is to look upon it as an adventure.” Life comes with its ups and downs, and happy…

Bringing Finance QA into the 21st Century

  Two years ago, I began a contract position with one of the world’s biggest banks. The bank has an old application with three million strings of legacy code, whic…

How I Use Software Testing Skills Everyday

Beginning testing on a new project, or even some new feature of a known project, is the start of a new journey. You have your skills, experience, knowledge of basic…