Pritesh from Software Testing Notes here 👋 Lot's of good content for you in this weeks newsletter! Hope you have a great rest of the week.
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Having good technical knowledge is good but having good soft skillset is a huge plus for the software testers because as a QA having good repo with developers, clients is very important for the success of any project.
I like to think of this as a fundamental part of being a good testers. suggestions given in this article hits almost all the spots.
Want to know how to start thinking about product quality. Start with this article by Clovis.
Automation assist, it doesn’t replace testing itself but we are seeing a trend where more importance is given to the automation rather than software testing. Jammal shares insights on the same in this article.
Software without any defect is a myth. But how to get out of this thinking and move forward ? Niall gets into very detail about the same topic.
In this article Niall Lynch talks about dangers of Testing in production.
In this article ashish takes about how we can easily spin up a Selenium Grid in Google Cloud Platform.
Tweaking your UI automation logs By Martin Schneider
How to optimize log output for plain text or console output with Logback and SLF4J.
Whenever a test is expected to transition the application under test to a new screen, we use this screen identifier pattern to verify that the screen/page loads correctly before continuing with the test.
The playwright is an open-source web automation library that is built on top of Puppeteer.
Neat little Java library created by Danny to add test environment details into allure report.
sweetest is a Kotlin framework that helps you write test code for Java/Kotlin projects that can also be shared with BDD frameworks and does convenient dependency management.
How we can generate Dashboard and HTML reports with the SeleniumBase framework.
An example of reading the QR code images with ZXing (open-source, multi-format 1D/2D barcode image processing library implemented in Java)
How you can supercharge the performance of your python code without changing a thing.
🛠️ Resources & Tools
Exploratory testing assistant for Chrome, provides easy edge case values on some clicks
A free tool for sending request from any sort of command line application
Exploratory Testing Chrome Extension
A easy tool to use while testing the web App, we can easily implement the above PQIP model with this tool.
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