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What to Keep in Mind When Crowdsource Testing
Cloud Labor, Tools

This is the fourth in a series of posts walking us through a primer on crowdsourced testing. So far we've defined crowdsource testing, and looked at exactly how and why it works. In this final installment, we cover what to watch out for.

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