BugHerd loves remote teams

Having a geographically dispersed team can be challenging. Especially when you’re collaborating, and especially when you’re in different timezones. Slack, for example, is fantastic for collaborating with folks that are at work at the same time, but for team members...

Startmate Demo Day 2016

It’s hard to believe it’s been 5 years since Matt and I were out there pushing the funding wheelbarrow around for BugHerd. Back then he was the one getting up and doing the pitching, something I’ll never envy him for...

5 Easy April Fools Day Pranks!

That special day of the year is finally here! April Fools! We love a good prank, but unfortunately we’re far too busy doing important work to make up an elaborate hoax (which you’d likely see through anyway), so we thought...

Designing for people

Designing for people, not computers Interacting with clients in any field of work, is mostly viewed as a negative experience. People care very much about the way their coffee tastes, people care that their children are getting the education they...

BugHerd News – New Features!

We’ve been working on a lot of new features lately here in the BugHerd office. Many of them you won’t notice –  backend stuff that involves tidying up [read “deleting”] lines (and lines and lines and lines) of code to make...

How to submit the perfect bug report

“Our website is broken! Please fix it right away, we’re losing business!” I’m sure that every Dev or Designer has had a client or PM who has asked them to set everything aside to fix their ‘broken website’ . “It’s...

Pausefest 2016 – Creative & Tech

What started as a pretty small, niche digital and startup event a few years ago has expanded into a beast of an event in a relatively small amount of time. About 5 years ago I attended the first PauseFest which catered to...

Above All Human 2016

A small group of the Bugherd team attended the inaugural Melbourne ‘Above All Human’ Conference, presented by Startup Victoria in 2015. We left the event feeling inspired, passionate about being involved in the startup community and positive about the fact...

How we use Slack at BugHerd

In March 2014 we wrote a post about why moved our team’s internal communication from Atlassian’s Hipchat to the (now) ridiculously popular Slack. In November 2015, we’re still a bunch of productive slackers, and it’s nice to note that Slack, for the most...