July 2, 2018
Better Bug Squashing (New Issue Tracking Tool) with Kirk Deis
July 2, 2018
Better Bug Squashing (New Issue Tracking Tool) with Kirk Deis
Host CF Alive podcast, founder CFUnited, CEO TeraTech
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Kirk Deis talks about “Better Bug Squashing (New Issue Tracking Tool)” in this episode of ColdFusion Alive Podcast, with host Michaela Light.

Show notes

  • What is the problem with how you find bug issues now?
    • User emails
    • User phone calls
    • Text messages
    • Lack of complete info to reproduce the bug
    • PM tools can track bugs
      • Asana, Basecamp etc
    • Bug and Issue trackers can help you prioritize issues
      • JIRA, Bugzilla, Fogbugz
      • Pay by team members and sites
    • User anger over reporting bugs
    • Why you need a pro tool for bug reporting
  • What is The Bug Squasher?
    • More fun to use – modern sexy clean design
      • Lean
    • Screen capture
      • Future video capture too
    • App info auto sent
    • Fun with marketing
      • Bug Squashing Rap video
    • To install – Add header to website
    • Can restrict by IP who can report – great for live apps
  • How did you come up the idea for The Bug Squasher?
    • Bad user reporting
  • His story
    • Film School – Dream of being Screenwriter
    • 9-5 job SEO and ad agencies
    • From marketing on the side projects to full service marketing agency
    • Lots of tech: Web development, PPC, Video production, Email Marketing, Content Creation
  • His thoughts on the Tech Gig economy
    • Upwork, Fiverr etc
  • Why are you proud to help squash bugs?
  • WWIT to make CF more alive this year?

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