The use of mobiles is becoming a basic need as people use them daily and few minutes. Businesses are finding it very hard to operate without the use of mobile applications because of the many benefits the business across by using the mobile applications. The studies done recently, it has been noticed that some businesses especially the new businesses are surviving by mobile applications such as gaming applications like candy crush, Instagram, WhatsApp, Facebook, mobile wallet, Snapchat, Google map, flight track, the list is endless. It is therefore important that the mobile application is tested across all devices.
The application testing is a process that involves testing the application software developed for that mobile device to test of know the functionality, usability, and consistency of the device. There are two methods that can be used for the mobile application testing by the specific companies or manufacturers that is, they can use an automated testing manual type of application testing. It is a challenging process detests the mobile applications, for example, it is hard to access the device, to script, to choose how to test the device and so on but it is worth investing in. The benefits of mobile testing applications are many as discussed in this article.
During the app testing, one of the tests conducted is the functional test of the application to ensure that that the software is working as required. The reason why it is important to conduct the functionality testing is that of the competition, and if your customers find that your application is not working well as required, then they will shift to other applications from other providers of the same application hence you will lose your customers. Additionally, mobile application testing will increase the quality of the mobile application your providing to the mobile users, therefore, being able to retain customers and attract even more.
Today, there is an increased use of mobile money applications were businesses or persons transact business using their mobile phones. This makes it very necessary to conduct security application testing project any vulnerabilities that can be there for example in hacking, authorization, data security to name but a few to ensure that the user of the mobile application as the peace of mind to use the application. Businesses and individuals will always require that if they are to use the application that the data and the money they are transacting through the mobile application is secure and that is why it is very necessary for you as the provider of the application to guaranteed them the security of the data and the mobile money.
It is necessary also to conduct usability test because he deserves money and effort and also time because the application becomes more usable.