In recent years application testing has been evolving rapidly to fit into the needs of the current market which is ridden by needing to constantly deliver quality products, as a QA tester trying to get through tickets in a high volume project (or projects) can rapidly decrease the quality of one's work. This is why automation testing was able to grab first place in one of the best solutions for speed and quality.
Automation testing practices are designed to adjust to the necessities of any kind of application development and these depend highly on two factors:
Along with the rise of automation testing, there came a huge growth (of up to 85%) in the development of new open source software to write end to end testing. This ties in together with the opportunity of utilizing human resources in more skilled labor.
The boom of end to end testing tools gave birth to a new state of the art testing application, Cypress.
Here are a few key points that make Cypress one of the most popular E2E automation testing tools:
When automating a test its important to have a clear path on the steps to follow, a good starter approach would be:
A key takeaway here is that automation testing is one of those things that are here to stay, it’s been tried and approved by most of the community and with the birth of tools like Cypress the future of testing automation seems exciting. To learn more about testing, automation and software development in general head over to our site!
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