Experimenting before approving: the importance of testing

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30 October 2018
Experimenting before approving: the importance of testing
Experimenting before approving: the importance of testing


Testing has been become as science in and of itself, first, with the development of desktop software and, mostly, with the progress toward SaaS (Software as a Service) systems and mobile apps, wider acceptance of agile development methodologies (Scrum, Kanban) and the development of Lean business models. This is an indispensable part of the process if you wish to be successful.

Here at BBVA API_Market we have researched, spoken with experts and written about this topic several times to share our knowledge with you. Here are some of the most interesting articles about testing:

We interview Joaquín Engelmo, testing developer at Tuenti and event organizer at theEvnt, who tells us of the importance of testing for companies. He also talks about how testing and APIs are interrelated, and of the challenges he faces in his work as developer.

There are currently many tools for conducting A/B tests in the process of optimizing apps to make them more competitive at the stores. Generally speaking, this work is known as App Store Optimization (ASO): the aim is to attract organic traffic and increase the volume of downloads by always appearing well positioned in the search results.

Testing for errors can be automated. The most effective way of searching for an automatic testing solution, with well-defined requirements, to enable testing of an app’s reliability without an excessive margin for error. This article contains a list of the best testing solutions.

Both Google Play (Android) and Apple Store (iOS) have their own app testing processes. Developers are aware of these procedures but end users know very little about them. This article contains an in-depth analysis.


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