Welcome to the 96th edition of Software Testing Notes, a weekly newsletter featuring must-read content on Software Testing. I hope this week has been good for you so far.
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Due to some urgent personal commitments, I wasn’t able to curate new links this week. So, I’m presenting you with most popular links that I have curated so far in 2023.
We have total of 62 articles across various categories that were loved by the community. So, I invite you to take a look back at the past six months and enjoy this most popular links on 2023 so far.
Due to the word count limit I had to split this newsletter into 2 parts. Enjoy this 36 links out 62 and wait for tomorrow to get rest of the 26 links.
Writing The Perfect Tests for your Application by Neciu Dan
Key Differences Between Top-Down and Bottom-Up Integration Testing by Ritika
Exploratory Testing Principles 1.0 by Sergio Freire
Is "Agile" just smoke and mirrors? by Michael Küsters
It is never too late to reassess how you define quality by Mike Harris
Exploring, Bug Chaining and Causal Models by Jeff Nyman
Revolutionizing Test Engineering with ChatGPT: Exploring the Possibilities of AI in Testing by Slawomir Radzyminski
Keeping tests valuable: Are the code coverage metrics reliable? by Rafael M.
Mastering T-Shaped Skills: A Comprehensive Guide for Software Engineers in Test by Slawomir Radzyminski
Testing an application you're unfamiliar with - where to begin? by Mirza Sisic
Common Software Errors – Checklist by Rahul Parwal
Testing GPT-Based Apps by Jason Arbon
Learning from Little Bugs by Michael Bolton
Master the Art of Writing Effective Test Cases by Muhammad Haris
Why is BDD confused with testing? by Dennis de Booij
Ultimate UI Testing Checklist by Rahul Parwal
How Testers can add value in an Agile Team by Bart Vanherck
Preparing for a Technical QA Engineer Job Interview by Lewis Prescott
Useful books on testing, automation and engineering by Oleksandr Romanov
51 Stories To Learn About Bugs
Become a QA Superstar: 5 Habits That Will Take Your Skills to the Next Level by Elvira Riianova
OG Testers Mental Tricks: Heuristics, Biases and Autosuggestion by Vincent Ferreira
Testers should adopt the pirate mindset by Bart Vanherck
Introduction to Shift Left Testing by Anshita Bhasin
My five favorite testing questions by Joep Schuurkes
All you need to know about Fuzzing / Fuzz Testing? by Karlos G. Ray
A Picture is Worth a Thousand Bugs: How Visual Testing Can Improve Software Quality by Neil Matillano
Tester Imposter Syndrome by Callum Akehurst-Ryan
How can you improve the testability of your product? by Mike Harris
Testers are Gate-Crashers by James Thomas
Dear ISTQB. Please update your syllabi. It is 2023 already. by Daniel Delimata
Efficient Visual Layout Testing with Chrome DevTools by Natalia Demianenko
Testing vs Checking – Why is this still so contentious? by Ben Britton
The Spectrum of AI Testing: Case Study by Jeff Nyman
Don’t Overthink Test Cases by Jesper Ottosen
Shift-Left Testing: Catching Defects Early by Denis Peganov
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