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Software Testing as a Career- A beginner's guide

This article is a beginner's guide for those who want to start their career in software testing. Software testing is one of the crucial phases of the software development life cycle. Software testing has evolved significantly over time. Earlier it was considered as an inferior job type as there is hardly any creativity, learning, and value involved in it. But over time, the testing is not just limited to manual validation of the application under test.

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Performance Testing with Jmeter

Jmeter is an open source java application developed by Apache software. Jmeter is used to capture performance statistics of an application by sending load to the target server. Jmeter has been extended to load test Web application (using HTTP/HTTPS protocols), Webservices (using SOAP and REST), Database (using JDBC), and many more. Jmeter comes with an intuitive GUI which can be very handy to add and configure various elements like Samplers, Config elements, Listeners, Controllers, Assertions, etc.

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Test Automation Architecture

A test automation architecture is the organization and abstraction of test scripts, test data, and business logic. An efficient test automation architecture is one that has all its layers loosely coupled and scalable. In this article, we'll understand the POM design pattern and its implementation. The page functions and logic are abstracted from test scripts in POM, moreover, it is easy to maintain and scale. It is the application of different tools, methods, and techniques in an efficient way to accomplish varied testing goals.

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Why Selenium has an edge over other automation tools

This is about selenium as an automation tool, its components, and the edge it owns over other automation tools.

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Getting started with Selenium

Selenium is an open source set of libraries initially developed by ThoughtWorks. These libraries can be used with java, ruby, C#, perl, and other programming languages to interact with the web browser. Over time, selenium has evolved and became a widely used automation tool attributed to the wide community base which contributed to its enhancement, maintenance, and scalability.

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Finding locators in selenium

This is about finding and writing xpath for automation through selenium webdriver.

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Difference between Test Planning and Test Strategy

This is the most frequently asked question across testing practices. There is a very fine line of difference between Test Planning and Test Strategy. We can say that a test strategy is a subset of test planning. While test planning is a broader term, test strategy on the other hand is a very low-level descriptive guidance to carry out a specific task. Test plan covers a holistic approach to testing while test strategy covers protocols for the particular testing component.

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