Testing Blogs

James Bach’s blog 

Michael Bolton’s Developsense blog 

Alan Richardson’s Evil Tester blog

Maverick Tester

Google Testing Blog

Best of the Test 

Testing in the Pub 

My Software Quality

Simon says No More 

Zagorski Software Tester

Heather Reid on Medium

Mindful Tester

Katrina the Tester

A seasons tester’s crystal ball 

The Testophiliac

A priori

Neil Studd

Agile Testing with Lisa Crispin

Steve Watson – Musings of a Test Manager

Tester Tested


Test This Blog

Michael D. Kelly

Tester Troubles

Trish Khoo’s blog

Quality Testing Blogs

Qeek – Simon Tomes

Technical Software Testing – Martijn de Vrieze

Association for Software Testing blog

Testing Tools – Page loading, HTML/CSS validation, Accessibility, SEO, Link Checkers, Data generators etc

Website page loading tools

Google’s PageSpeed

GT Metrix


HTML and CSS validation tools

W3C’s HTML Markup Validation Service http://validator.w3.org 

W3C’s Jigsaw CSS Validation Service https://jigsaw.w3.org/css-validator/

Accessibility tools

W3C list of Web Accessibility Evaluation Tools https://www.w3.org/WAI/ER/tools/

Tenon https://tenon.io/

SEO tools

SEO Workers SEO Analysis Tool http://www.seoworkers.com/tools/analyzer.html

Quicksprout https://www.quicksprout.com

SEO Browser http://www.seo-browser.com

SEO Rambler https://canonicalized.com/rambler/

Browser usage stats

StatCounter https://gs.statcounter.com

W3Counter https://www.w3counter.com/globalstats.php

NetMarketShare https://www.netmarketshare.com/

Link Checking Tools

Windows – Xenu http://home.snafu.de/tilman/xenulink.html

Mac – Integrity http://peacockmedia.software/mac/integrity/free.html

Windows and Mac – Screaming Frog SEO Spider Tool https://www.screamingfrog.co.uk/seo-spider/

Data generators   

Mocaroo https://mockaroo.com

generatedata.com https://www.generatedata.com/

Random Data Generator http://www.randat.com/

Text generators

Lorem ipsum https://lipsum.com/

Partridge ipsum  https://parall.ax/partridge-ipsum

Calculators, Percentage Calculators, Conversions etc  

Simple calculations – try using Google search, which can perform calculations and conversions

Percentage Calculator – Useful set of different %age calculators http://www.percentagecalculator.co/ 

Conversions – Length, Temperature, Area, Volume, Weight, Time – http://www.calculator.net/conversion-calculator.html

Testing Communities

Software Testing Club
Which is moving to… The Club @ Ministry of Testing

Quality Testing

Sticky Minds

Testing Forums

Software Testing Club
Which is moving to… The Club @ Ministry of Testing


Test Huddle

Quality Testing Forum

Testing Associations

Association for Software Testing

Testing News

Latest Software Testing News

Latest Mobile Testing News

Software Testing News

Ministry of Testing News

Testing Jobs

Jobs @ Ministry of Testing

Other Testing Resources

TechBeacon’s top 16 software testing conferences

Automation Guild Online Conference 2017

Testing Definitions

What is Exploratory Testing?

What is Functional Testing?

What is End-to-End Testing?

What is Rapid Software Testing?

Quick Intro to…

Quick Intro to Mobile Payments

Quick Intro to NFC

Quick Intro to Apple Pay

Quick Intro to Android Pay

Quick Intro to Samsung Pay

How to…

How to Avoid App Store Rejection

How to use Charles Proxy for bandwidth throttling testing

Rapid Software Testing