Meet our End-to-End Testers: Dominik and Doris

In this edition of the “Meet our Testers” blog posts, we will introduce two testers who recently participated in an end-to-end test for a railway company. End-to-end tests are only a small part of our extended service portfolio that we launched earlier this year. This test type covers the interaction of an online service with its’ functionality in the real world. In simple terms: if you order your favorite pizza online, an end-to-end test will ensure that it gets delivered. Continue reading

Introducing Community Points: Showing Some Love to Our Testers

As a tester, you may have noticed some changes on your Dashboard this week. The biggest addition is a new point-system in our Nest: Community Points. Along with Experience Points, Community Points are a way to reward our testers. The difference is that Community Points (CPs) are used as a reward for a variety of non-testing related tasks. Experience Points (EPs) reflect experience as a tester and the amount of points received depends only on the quality of the work submitted in tests. We thought test-related experience points weren’t enough to reward our testers for everything they do, so we created CPs. Testers can earn CPs by contributing positively to the Testbirds community, and there are many ways to earn CPs! Continue reading

The Road to 100,000 Testers

Over the years, Testbirds has been growing at an astounding pace thanks to a team of highly dedicated individuals, a community that has been nothing but a pleasure to work with and astounding opportunities with some of the best clients in the world. Testbirds’ growth can be measured in a number of ways, but today we look at our tester numbers and can gladly say that we have reached a major milestone: 100,000 testers!

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Learn from our Bird Rob: Screencasts How-To

Need help capturing the screen of your PC or mobile device when reporting a bug? Our tester, Rob, is here to save the day!

Rob

Hi, I am Rob Sep. I’m 53 years old and living in Helmond, The Netherlands, with my wife, two sons and two dogs. In this article I want to share information about the screen capturing utilities I use on Windows PCs, Android and iOS devices. Continue reading