Exploratory Testing

The One Forgotten Act of Exploratory Testing

There's a perception that testing always delivers bad news. During an exploratory testing session we tend to spend a lot of time raising problems. But what about appreciating all the good things we discover? There's a huge opportunity to be more grateful – to share the joy of unscripted, goal-driv...

Three Digestible Diagrams to Describe Exploratory Testing

Exploratory testing helps us explore what's in front of us – far beyond only the application – to discover what a product is and what it might be. It's a fantastic way for a team to connect over what they're building. It's something your customers will be grateful for as they reach their ever-ev...

How to share what you discover on your next exploratory testing session

I grew up listening to amazing artists such as Prince and Michael Jackson. I didn't know much about them other than their incredible music and mind-boggling videos. Back then they had no ability to share what they had for breakfast or who they were hanging out with last night. They had an air of ...

3 ways to get the most out of your exploratory testing sessions

"I liked it. You played well and the crowd seemed to get into most of your tunes. At one point there was a problem with the vocals cutting out but I can't remember which song." Ciara tilted her head to get a clearer view of the email. What does Ali really mean? What songs were the crowd into? Why ...