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Simple ways to include links to User Stories, Feature Specs, Issues and more

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Simple ways to include links to User Stories etc

All about the several simple and flexible methods that Testpad has for including links to third-party content.

Guest Testing: Anyone Can Help When the Pressure is On

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Guest Testing: Anyone Can Help When the Pressure is On

Invite guest testers to help you run your tests. Perfect for asking clients to perform User Acceptance Testing, as well as just roping in more help when you're late for a release.

Testpad's new UI sees 1m results in 3months

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Testpad's new UI sees 1m results in 3months

Our big rebrand and UI update helped our customers collectively record 1 million results in just the first 3 months following the release!

New Release: Testpad 4

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New Release: Testpad 4

Announcing the biggest update to the Testpad UI to the Testpad since its founding in 2011. The re-design keeps most functionality exactly the same, but offers a sleeker, more user-friendly experience.

Writing BDD Test Scenarios with Gherkin Syntax

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Writing BDD Test Scenarios with Gherkin Syntax

Testpad has built-in support for syntax-highlighting your test plans if they use the Gherkin Given/When/Then style.

Folders for Simpler Release Management

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Folders for Simpler Release Management

Folders in Testpad allow you to re-use tests from old releases as an on-the-fly template for new releases, because you can copy tests without carrying over old results/

Attaching Images, Screenshots and Other Files

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Attaching Images, Screenshots and Other Files

Attach resources such as screenshots, images and other files to tests and test results using drag'n'drop.

Reordering Test Run Columns

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Reordering Test Run Columns

New feature – reorder test run columns with a simple keyboard shortcut.

Improved Filter Controls

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Improved Filter Controls and more

Test Runs now support logical OR and AND operators for improved filtering of which tests to include (or exclude) from your test plans.

Growing Customer Base means Bigger Servers

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Growing Customer Base means Bigger Servers

With a big increase in the number of customers on Testpad this Spring, we've upgraded our servers over the weekend. This engineering-focused post talks about how we did this with zero downtime.

Keyboard Shortcuts for Even Faster Testing

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Keyboard Shortcuts for Even Faster Testing

Experience faster test result recording with Testpad's new keyboard shortcuts; during testing: press 'p' for pass, 'f' for fail, 'b' for blocked, 'q' for query, or 'x' for exclude. And bonus: hit spacebar for a pass as the quickest way to hammer through your testing.

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