Title: Introduction to Selenium Web Driver
Automated functional testing skills are in high demand. While there a number of automated test tools available, most carry a pretty hefty price tag. But that doesn’t have to be the case. One of the more powerful and flexible automated tests tools available doesn’t cost a dime – Selenium Web Driver.
As an open-source tool, Web Driver is freely available. Of course nothing is really free. The cost – you’re going to have to know or learn some basic coding. I assure you, nothing difficult. I you’re like the average tester, the thought of doing any coding scares the $%^& out of you. It did me. Let’s take baby steps. First, we need to make Web Driver our friend. So let’s take the journey together. The heavy lifting has already been done for you.
What is Selenium Web Driver Tools you need Java Eclipse TestNG Web Driver Jar Files Test Scenario Launch a Web Browser Navigate to a Test URL Basic Assertions
i. Page URL
ii. Page Title
Accessing/Manipulating Web Elements Submitting the Page
Dave Whalen has over 25 years experience in both hardware and software testing. He has served in various testing roles to include tester, test instructor, test lead, test manager, and finally, test consultant. He has worked for both federal and state government agencies and various private and public organizations. He is currently an independent test trainer and consultant.