David Carty

Senior Content Manager

David is a senior content manager for Applause. In coordination with Applause’s product, solutions consultants and community teams, David creates and edits engaging content, including blog posts, case studies, whitepapers and webinars.

David joined Applause in November of 2020. He previously worked as a site editor at TechTarget in Auburndale, Mass., where he created and managed editorial content for SearchSoftwareQuality.com. He co-hosted the site’s award-winning Test & Release podcast. In recognition of his efforts, David was named TechTarget’s Editor of the Year in 2020.

Prior to becoming a technology writer and editor, David began his writing career as a sports journalist. David won awards from the New England Newspaper & Press Association for his sports writing and design as a sports reporter at the Sun Chronicle in Attleboro, Mass and sports editor of the Foxboro Reporter in Foxboro, Mass. He previously worked as a sports content producer for KWTV, the CBS affiliate in Oklahoma City.

David has a bachelor’s degree in journalism from Emerson College. He is an avid reader, writer and film buff – not to mention a husband and father of two. He resides in Weymouth, Mass.

You can contact David at dcarty@applause.com.

See What David Carty Has Written:

How Localization Supports New-Market Launches

How Localization Supports New-Market Launches

Success or failure in a new market is all about how you resonate with customers — don’t skimp on prep work

What Is a Test Case? Examples, Types, Format and Tips

What Is a Test Case? Examples, Types, Format and Tips

Gain some tips for managing and writing test cases

SVOD vs. AVOD vs. TVOD: VOD Services Explained

SVOD vs. AVOD vs. TVOD: VOD Services Explained

Monetize your VOD platform, then test accordingly

What is Usability Testing? Types, Benefits, Examples and More

What is Usability Testing? Types, Benefits, Examples and More

Why usability testing is an essential element of every product launch

Quality Assurance vs. Quality Control: QA and QC Explained

Quality Assurance vs. Quality Control: QA and QC Explained

While there are differences between QC and QA, there’s one common goal

Test Automation Questions, Answers and Predictions

Test Automation Questions, Answers and Predictions

How to get test automation right — without starting from scratch

Deliver Positive Patient Experiences in Healthcare

Deliver Positive Patient Experiences in Healthcare

Healthcare panel talks patient experience from the ground up

What is the Software Testing Life Cycle? STLC Phases Explained

What is the Software Testing Life Cycle? STLC Phases Explained

Just as the SDLC is a sequential development process, the software testing life cycle includes distinct phases