10 free test automation tools (and their hidden costs)

10 free test automation tools (and their hidden costs)

Learn about the features and hidden costs of 10 different free test automation tools.

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15+ automated testing tools for web applications in 2024

15+ automated testing tools for web applications in 2024

Learn the important differences between automated testing tools for web applications and pick the right one for your team.
10 codeless test automation tools and what you should know

10 codeless test automation tools and what you should know

Learn about the three big challenges software teams encounter with most codeless test automation tools.
The top 9 tools for automated front-end testing in 2024

The top 9 tools for automated front-end testing in 2024

Most automated front-end testing tools focus on functionality and neglect the layout of the user interface.
The practical guide to QA strategy for startups

The practical guide to QA strategy for startups

Learn the practical frameworks and practices that’ll help you build a strong foundation for your teams's QA strategy.

QA Strategy

How to run an effective quality assurance process.

The practical guide to QA strategy for startups

Learn the practical frameworks and practices that’ll help you build a strong foundation for your teams's QA strategy.

QA testing tools in 2024: How to know what’s right for you

Learn how to differentiate between various QA testing tools, how to decide which ones you need, and 30+ options to consider.

Think twice before hiring QA for your startup

Learn why startups usually don’t need to (and often shouldn’t) hire a QA person to improve product quality.

Software regression testing: examples, best practices, and more

This guide to software regression testing answers the top FAQs about software regression testing.

Test Automation

Best practices for automating software testing.

10 free test automation tools (and their hidden costs)

Learn about the features and hidden costs of 10 different free test automation tools.

15+ automated testing tools for web applications in 2024

Learn the important differences between automated testing tools for web applications and pick the right one for your team.

10 codeless test automation tools and what you should know

Learn about the three big challenges software teams encounter with most codeless test automation tools.

The top 9 tools for automated front-end testing in 2024

Most automated front-end testing tools focus on functionality and neglect the layout of the user interface.

Manual Testing

Best practices for manually testing software.

11 Manual Software Testing Services: A Detailed Comparison

Manual software testing services help teams outsource the repetitive aspects of QA. See how 11 services compare.

How to Test Web Applications Manually: A Beginner’s Guide

Learn how to test a web application manually and prepare for a smooth transition to automated testing.

9 Applause Competitors: Pros, Cons, and How to Choose

In this post, we provide an in-depth comparison of 9 Applause competitors and guidance for choosing the best fit for your team.

Applause vs Rainforest vs Testlio vs Test IO: Crowdtesting Guide

Understand the differences between four popular manual testing services: Rainforest QA, Applause, Testlio, & Test.io.

Inside Rainforest

Company and product news from Rainforest QA.

We’re making software test automation accessible to everyone

Today, we’re launching our no-code QA platform with a free-forever plan, making software test automation accessible to any product contributor in any company.

Tips for remote working from a distributed team

A guide to running offsites for remote companies

We just raised a Series B. It’s time to tackle the QA problem.

Engineering

Insights from the Rainforest QA engineering team.

Three Ways to Draw Pie Charts without any JavaScript

In this post, we share three different approaches to drawing pie charts using only HTML and CSS.

The engineering hiring process at Rainforest QA

Here's the exact hiring process we use to evaluate candidates for the engineering team here at Rainforest QA.

Hunting a race condition in the Android 10 Emulator

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