if you are a startup or small product company and running short of testing time and resources and want to get your product tested without hiring testers here is a good news for you. 99tests can solve this problem of yours, 99tests is a software testing platform based on crowdsourcing concept.
99tests is a Bangalore based startup founded by Praveen Singh and Avinasha Shastry. 99tests is an online testing platform which aims to bring together a passionate group of testers. 99tests provides access to a community of software testers, where software owners can post their product to be tested and get bugs filed for their products.
99tests has adopted a simple workflow, Clients can create a contest and set a cash reward for the most valuable tester. Clients need to upload the clear testing specifications, and testers compete for the cash reward and file bugs as per its priority/severity.
The client then validate the bugs and award points for very valid bug, tester with maximum points is declared winner and prize amount is transferred through PayPal account. Platform currently has 300+ testers and over 1000 bugs have been filed. 99tests takes a nominal fee from the client for usage of its platform.
USP of 99tests platform is Developers/Entrepreneurs can get an on-demand QA team of top testers to test their product and reduce the goto market time.