Ruby & Selenium-WebDriver Tutorial Part 2a: Interacting with the driver

December 1, 2013  |  Automation, QA, Ruby, Selenium  |  Comments Off

In our last post, we introduced how to write a simple test using Selenium-WebDriver and Ruby. In this post, we’re going to explore the some of the methods that we can use to interact with a browser with Selenium-WebDriver.

The first thing we have to understand is that there are two…

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Ruby & Selenium-WebDriver Tutorial – Part 1: Writing our first test

September 25, 2013  |  Automation, QA, Ruby, Selenium  |  Comments Off

In our last post, Advanced Seleneium IDE Tutotrial, we created an automated test case to search Google for SeleniumHQ. Now, we’re going to look at that test in Ruby utilizing Selenium-WebDriver (and search for Selenium Tutorials instead!).

You might ask ‘Why Ruby?’ or say ‘I don’t know any Ruby!’. Ruby is…

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Advanced Selenium IDE usage tutorial

May 25, 2013  |  Automation, QA, Selenium  |  Comments Off

As a followup to our last post, Selenium IDE Tutorial, we’re going to explore how to create some advanced tests utilizing the IDE. We currently have a test where we go to Google and search for SeleniumHQ. After we search for SeleniumHQ,  we verify that the query for SeleniumHQ is…

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Selenium IDE Tutorial

February 4, 2013  |  Automation, QA, Selenium  |  Comments Off

To start our tutorials off, let’s start by introducing Selenium and what it’s good for as well as discuss one of the tools of the Selenium suite, the Selenium IDE.

The Selenium IDE is an excellent starting point to start using and learning Selenium. For a short description, the Selenium IDE…

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Why learn Selenium and Automation for Software Quality Assurance?

January 30, 2013  |  QA  |  Comments Off

The practice of Quality Assurance is evolving with technology. As websites get more and more complex, testing strategies, tools, and practices need to grow along side. Chances are, if you’re reading this, you’re someone either in the QA field or somehow involved with QA  and have an interesting in learning more about website automation, specifically…

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