Quality Assurance

 Various Tools and Techniques to help QA Engineers test web applications better.

2019 QA Blog Postings

August 19, 2019Location GuardGood Extension to fake the location of your browser.
August 12, 2019QA is not Medical ScienceShould QA Focus on
August 5, 2019False PositiveFalse Positive is scary in QA Testing
July 29, 2019QA MemesSome QA Graphics for release deployment.
July 22, 2019Test StrategyFundamentals of a Test Strategy document
July 15, 2019Test Plan GuidlinesFundamentals of what makes a good quality test plan
July 8, 2019False NegativeUnderstanding how False Negatives can occur
July 1, 2019Best Cheap Beer Social EventGood Social Event with the Engineer and QA Teams
June 24, 2019Dynamic BookmarkletsYou can create Dynamic Bookmarklets
June 17, 2019Engineering Liability of CodeWhen does Engineering stop ownership
June 10, 2019Incognito FilterEasily create Bookmarks to open up incognito mode.
June 3, 2019Broken WindowsHow the Broken Window Theory applies to QA Testing
May 27, 2019Browser Cookie SizeKnow the Browser Cookie Size.
May 20, 2019Massachusetts QA Fails
May 13, 2019QA Testing (International)Some International QA misses
May 6, 2019xPath Browser WarsNot All Xpaths are the same
March 25, 2019Adobe FlashAdobe Flash going away
March 18, 2019Jira new Comment FieldJira is now using Markdown for Comments
March 11, 2019Page Ruler ReduxCool tool to get the actual size of objects on a page.
March 4, 2019Fun with Animated GifsA couple of GIFs for QA
February 25, 2019Blue ButtonUseful Chrome Extension to help debug a website.
February 18, 2019World Quality ReportLearn all about the World-Wide trends in qa testing in the Capgemini document
February 11, 2019Slack Tips for QASome useful tips/tricks on using Slack for the QA team
February 4, 2019What Wikipedia Can Not Tell You About Test LinkSome TestLink Annoyances

2018 QA Blog Postings

December 31, 2018Best QA Posts of 2018Discover what QA posts were the most useful in 2018
November 26, 2018Bashrc Configurations for QASome useful Bashrc tips and tricks.
November 19, 2018Copy CSS SelectorGreat tool for anyone writing web automation
November 12, 2018Check My LinksGreat Chrome Extension to see if there is any broken links on the current page
November 5, 2018QA October Graphic FilesAssorted collection of QA Meme files from October
October 29, 2018Picture in Picture in ChromeCool Feature now available in Chrome
October 22, 2018Slack RemindersSimple Reminders to setup in Slack
October 15, 2018Firefox JavaScript ScratchpadUseful tool to test JavaScript code, and to test websites
October 8, 2018Framed! Browser ExtensionCool Browser extension to alert you when your in Production
October 1, 2018New QA ImagesVarious QA Images
September 24, 2018Jira Sprint Board Keyboard ShortcutEasy way to switch between board views
September 17, 2018Hide That Bookmark BarLearn the Basic of hiding the bookmark bar
September 10, 201810 Tips for Effective Testing with DeadlinesJust some things to think about when start testing a big project
September 3, 2018Strong Password GeneratorCool Secure Password Generator
August 27, 2018New QA Graphic FilesSix new Graphic files added to the Image repository
August 20, 2018Browser CaloriesGreat way to see how your public site is performing.
August 13, 2018CodeCopyUse CodeCopy to quickly copy code from popular websites
August 6, 2018Browser Badge BookmarketletQuickly add a browser banner to identify the browser.
July 30, 2018Test Pilot in FirefoxTest Firefox latest features before they go live
July 23, 2018Easy way to explain bug stepsUse Mac Explainer to explain steps
July 16, 2018PostgreSQL Quick Cheat SheetCommon MySQL commands in PostgreSQL
July 9, 2018July QA GraphicsSome of the latest graphics added to the collection
July 2, 2018Jira Short cuts for QACool tip on using Jira faster
June 25, 2018Quick EditorBookmarklet to add a quick editor
June 18, 2018Chrome ThrottlingSlow down your Internet for Race Condition Testing
June 11, 2018Panoramic Capture in SnagitPanoramic website captures flexibility in Snagit.
June 4, 2018Adding Alternative Search Engines to ChromeBe more Productive by Adding additional Search Engines to Chrome
May 28, 2018crontab.guruLearn how to write good Cron Syntax
May 21, 2018EditThisCookieEditThisCookie is a powerful browser cookie manager.
May 14, 2018Chrome Profiles vs Icognito ModeSetup a Chrome Profile for different environments that you manage.
May 7, 2018Vivaldi BrowserVivaldi has some pretty cool tools for QA
April 30, 2018Zero Downtime in QAIs there any real downtime in QA?
April 23, 2018Test Case Repository What makes a Test Case Repository good
April 16, 2018Negative Test CasesHow Many Negative Test Cases do you have
April 9, 2018Happy Path TestingHappy Path testing can lead to the best Test Cases
April 2, 2018BrowserStack ScreenshotGet awesome websites screenshots in different platforms.
March 26, 2018QA Meme Pictures updateGreat MEME pictures for QA
March 19, 2018 5 Ways To Win At Mobile Application TestingBetter Strategies means better results
March 12, 2018Browser Extensions for QAPopular
March 5, 2018Google Testing BlogLearn QA Styles from Google
February 26, 2018Opera and MaxthonOpera and Maxthon good testing browsers
February 19, 2018Chrome Window ResizerGreat Tool for QA to capture current screen information
February 12, 2018Postmortem DocumentHandy document to get the postmortem conversation started
February 5, 2018 SQL Mate SQL Mate makes data entry into TestLink easy
January 29, 2018QA Style SheetFastest way for QA to validate any CSS file
January 22, 2018BugMagnetGreat browser extension for exploratory testing
January 15, 2018Throw Away Email AccountsUseful Web Services to test Email Functionality
January 8, 2018UFO Quadcopter InstructionsBad UFO Quadcopter Instructions
January 1, 2018Slack Emoji Icons for QASmall collection of Emoji Icons for QA

2017 QA Blog Postings

November 26, 2017QA Text GraphicsSome creative QA graphics for Slack or Email: Patch Armageddon and Code Freeze

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