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8 Steps for a Bulletproof Mobile Testing Strategy
Posted by Ely Hechtel in MobileMobile Development & Testing

To put any idea into a practical action plan, you need a strategy. Same goes for mobile testing: if you don’t have a strategy, you cannot test effectively and efficiently. In this article, we’ll explain shortly the factors you need to take into consideration when creating a winning mobile testing strategy. Mobile testing challenges To create a strategy you have to know what challenges [...]

Mobile Testing Basics: Manual vs. Automated Testing
Posted by Ely Hechtel in MobileMobile Development & Testing

Deciding to build a mobile app is an important step forward to meet customer’s expectations and quality plays an important role in today’s mobile app world. One way to retain users is to provide better quality than other similar apps, that can be achieved through testing. In this article we’re going to walk you through mobile testing basics! Mobile testing basics When it comes [...]

10 Tools Every Mobile Tester Should Know
Posted by Ely Hechtel in MobileMobile Development & Testing

There are so many mobile testing tools out there to choose from, it’s difficult to make up one’s mind. You end up starting too many trials and in the end, you may be even more confused about what tools to use. So here are 10 tools that every mobile tester should know. Tools for tracking, hosting and continuous integration Jira Jira is a software development tool developed for agile [...]

How to Choose Mobile Devices for Testing?
Posted by Ely Hechtel in MobileMobile Development & Testing

Your mobile app needs testing, you know that. You have read a few articles about different testing strategies and learnt that you have to choose the right mobile devices for testing. But what are the right mobile devices to test your app on? Don’t worry, we can help you find out! Getting to know manual and automated testing As you probably know, you can test your mobile app in mainly two [...]

Can Selenium Be Used for Mobile Testing?
Posted by Ely Hechtel in AppiumMobileMobile Development & TestingSelenium

If you’re a test automation engineer, you have definitely heard of Selenium. But with the times changing and all you’re probably asking yourself if you can use your Selenium skills with mobile testing as well. Well, we have some great news for you, just keep on reading! Selenium for mobile testing Mobile testing has become a requirement and testers who want expand their testing [...]

Mobile Testing Cheat Sheet
Posted by Ely Hechtel in Best PracticesMobileMobile Development & Testing

  Organising manual tests and testing patterns can be very beneficial when performing manual tests, helping to focus at one thing at a time and keeping the testing pattern consistent. But organising tests and results and building templates takes up so much time, right? That’s why we have created a free downloadable mobile testing cheat sheet for you, with the help of TestObject manual [...]

7 Golden Rules for Manual Mobile Testing
Posted by Ely Hechtel in MobileMobile Development & Testing

Manual mobile testing is still a very commonly used testing practice exercised by most of QA engineers and testers. To make your manual mobile testing as effective as possible you need a testing structure. Without a structure you’ll be just clicking around, hoping to find a bug. With structured tests, you will be able to find bugs and flaws methodically and you’ll be able to repeat [...]

Appium 1.5.3 Released on Sauce
Posted by Isaac Murchie in AppiumAppium ResourcesMobileProduct UpdatesReleases

We are pleased to announce the release of Appium 1.5.3 through npm and on Sauce Labs! Appium 1.5.3 is primarily a bug-fix release. However, it also adds functionality to support for iOS WKWebViews and for automating the iOS Calendar app, as well as adding a capability to use abd for screenshots in Android web/hybrid sessions, and providing a list of Android activities to wait for on session [...]

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