About a month ago I attempted to write an article describing how I test. It's a very hard thing to put into words since a lot of my exploratory testing feels as if it comes from instinct, i.e. just a natural gift at being critical and knowing where bugs are hiding.
However, it is very important to try to figure out how you find bugs. Without knowing what you do today, how can you strive to make improvements? Or how can you coach and mentor a new tester?
My article is available here:
It seems rather short considering the subject matter is so complex and mysterious.
How do you test? Can you put it into words?