Dear QA professional,

This is an update on what's new at

Announcing the new site!
- BetaSoft has launched it newly renovated site. With so many new features, it's destined to become the best site for finding QA jobs and professionals.
- Get notified when your matching job is submitted to our database by setting your own custom Job Agents!
- Utilize the new privacy settings and release your contact information to recruiters when you want.
- Please resubmit your resumes and job postings on the new site. We apologize for not importing the old site since the new one requires a new registration process. The old site is still accessible through


New promotion!
Submit links to and earn free Books, Gifts and even Cash!
- Submit 30 "new" links and if your links are added, you can win any QA Book from our library which includes:
Quality Web Systems (coming in 8/2001)
Web Testing Handbook
Testing Applications on the Web
Automated Software Testing
Software Test Automation
- Submit 50 acceptable links and get $50 cash! (cash prizes apply to US residents only)
- To submit your links, surf to the appropriate category and click the Add tab, enter the URL, description of the site, your name and email then click "Add Resource". Please make sure you add a description of the site and that you submit it to the correct category.


New promotion!
Submit your articles and code libraries and get BetaSoft goodies (Mugs, Pens and Polo Shirts)


What's new at
- We'll soon be giving away the new anticipated book (coming in summer 2001) Quality Web Systems, by Elfriede Dustin and Jeff Rashka. Win a book with our monthly drawing, just post your questions or reply to one and increase your chances of winning! Each post during the previous month counts as an entry.

- Please vote in our QAForums poll. Where did you 1st find out about Please be more specific in the comment field. Example: If it was a link from a web site, please state the website's URL etc. The poll can be directly accessed through:

- Claim your rewards!
Thanks to all of you, we have more than 16,000 messages on our board. If you posted more than 50, 100, 150 or 200 posts, please make sure you send us your mailing address so we can send you reward. For those that don't know about the rewards program, you can win COOL BetaSoft pens, mugs, polo-shirts and even QA Books by simply using the site.

- Spread the word...
With 4,200 registered users and growing, it's obvious that the best way to grow the site is by personal referral or word of mouth. So help us grow by telling your co-workers, friends and students. And for those that have been doing that for so long, a warm Thank You

- Please visit our sponsors...
Thanks to our sponsors Compuware, Mercury Interactive and Segue for supporting us. Please help us thanking them by clicking-through their banners and visiting them. Also if you decide to purchase your tools from them, please make sure to mention us (BetaSoft Inc).

Help us get more books to give away on our sites by buying your books, music & movies from Simply visit our site and search for your books there or click-through the image to shop for other items.


QA industry news at
Post your press releases or general QA News on for all to see. Simply register and login to post. Please note that all articles on QANews are subject to approval before they are published to the site.


Thank you,

The Staff of BetaSoft Inc.