The Beta Tester Blog

Practical advice for becoming a top-notch beta tester.

How to Submit a Tester Tip

Have you ever come across an interesting beta test on your favorite Subreddit, while scrolling through Twitter, on a tech blog you follow, or...

10 Common Questions Asked by Testers

We receive great questions from our testers every day, so we collected the most common questions in case you've been wondering about these things as...

Wearable Test Platform Now Live

Good news for wearables enthusiasts! We've added a new test platform to the Betabound community so you can add the wearables you own to your profile....

New Community Interests Survey is Up!

We've launched a new community survey to get to know you, our testers, better! Whether you're a seasoned member of the Betabound community or brand...

3 Different Types of Helpful Feature Requests

You're a tester in an exciting new beta test. After using your beta product for a while, it's clear there are some features you think could be added...

How to Apply to a Betabound Beta Test: Part Two

Last week, we offered our best practices for filling out the multiple choice section of a qualification survey that accompanies our private Betabound...

How to Apply to a Betabound Beta Test: Part One

The first step after joining Betabound and customizing your user profile is to find a beta test you'd like to join. There are two ways to hear about...

Meet Our Team: Tom Peelen

If you've been a part of a Betabound test recently, there's a chance your beta test was managed by Tom Peelen. A truly talented Beta Manager, Tom...

Know How To Sign Up For Betabound?

Thinking about signing up for Betabound but haven't pulled the trigger yet? If that's you, there are a lot of great benefits to becoming a member. As...

Bright Future Ahead For Smart Lights

No one knows exactly how the home automation revolution will play out. We already know it's big and has the potential to change many people's lives....

Which Betabounders are Investing in Home Automation, and Why?

It's no secret the next boom in tech will likely come from the rise of the Internet of Things. As companies continue to make strides toward raising...

Meet Our Rockstar Community Manager

If you're a veteran Betabound tester, odds are you recognize the name Brad Day. As Betabound's Community Manager, Brad has handled recruiting for...