We all need toolkit that makes our jobs a little bit easier. As a QE there are several chrome extensions that i use everyday that boosts my productivity and reduces chunk of extra workload Here are all of them
Blazemeter plugin is easiest way to record your performance script in jmeter
this is a handy tool for doing exploratory testing. it's opensorce and provides you with range of test data to check edge cases of your app.
its a link checker that crawls through your webpage and looks for broken links.
another must have plugin for Exploratory Testing. you can gp page by page take a screenshot and write bugs, ideas, notes etc..
How many time you have browse through a article had some thoughts and forgot after some time. Well no more.
with this extension, you can create notes on any web page and when you open that page again, the notes will get loaded automatically.
Quickly need to check the loading time for your webpage ? there is a extension for it.
I use this plugin to record product workflows, bugs etc...
In Free tire it gives you 50 recordings per month with max 10 min. recording per session. you can download saved videos from Google drive or export it as gifs.
i have been using it for some time and never needed to upgrade to paid plan.
easiest way to find what kind of font is being used on any portion of webpage without going into the details of devtools.
And of course our all time favorite
So, What are plugins / extensions that you use which has become integrated part of your work ?
Soft skills are as critical as technical skills for a software engineer. No one works in isolation. Each person has to deal with teammates, colleagues, managers, etc. Therefore team interpersonal skills are essential too. Soft skills include things like good communication, honesty, teamwork, integrity, organization, empathy, etc.