Since I joined Beta Family I’ve discovered a tool called Mention, which lets users monitor certain phrases that are important to them. For example, I’m always on the lookout for app development companies that need beta testers and with Mention I get an overview of all social media channels and forums where companies are searching for them. It’s great!
Using Mention I noticed it’s common for fans of games and other applications to contact companies directly and offer to be beta testers. This is quite interesting and I reckon worth chatting about, because there are some aspects to consider when using fans as testers.
Continue reading Should you use your fans as testers?
I’m happy to let you know we’ve got a very exciting test that’s open to ALL testers in the US (iOS devices only). We have the opportunity to test and compare some of the biggest music streaming services out there. It’s also possible the results will be published in major publications and websites.
Continue reading The Music Streaming Battle
Wow, time flies! It’s already September and time for another Beta Tester of The Month. This month we’re happy to feature Jerrod Kerwin-Sweeney! He’s got an eye for user interface design and enjoys innovative and creative solutions. Keep reading to find out his tips for beginner beta testers.
Continue reading Beta Tester of The Month – September 2015 – Jerrod Kerwin-Sweeney