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Posts tagged as “Visual Testing”

How to perform cross-browser testing using the powerful BrowserStack?

Vladimir Simonovski

What is cross-browser testing? As the name says it all, cross-browser testing is a form of non-functional testing where we test the application on a different browser to confirm if any UI elements on the application are affected by the browser itself. This type of testing is important for applications that need to be tested on different browsers like Chrome, Firefox, Opera, Edge, Safari, etc. How do you perform cross browser testing of your site? Cross-browser testing is an activity…

How to run visual regression tests using BackstopJS in 5 simple steps?

Vladimir Simonovski

Visual regression tests or visual testing is an activity performed by the testers to compare different versions of the screenshots taken from the application. A typical visual test would look like this: Take a screenshot of the application you are testing Save the screenshot and set it as a baseline Deploy the newest application version of the UI Open the application where you took the screenshot and compare it with the older screenshot If there are changes, save the newest…

Applitools: A Beginner’s Guide To Successful Visual Automation

Vladimir Simonovski

Visual automation testing ensures that any change in the application that results in a different screen from the one that has been set as a baseline is tested and reported as an issue. It is a form of regression testing where screens are being saved from the application. Then these screenshots are compared with the saved ones and if any difference occurs, then an issue will be reported to the engineer. Today we’re going in-depth into the visual automation world…

What is Visual Testing and how can visual automation be helpful for the organization?

Vladimir Simonovski

If one thing can be noticed on a web application, that’s the structurally organized UI elements. Even one small visual deformity can be easily noticed. When we change the style of our app or add something new, we must be aware that it can affect the layout of the page. The impact varies on the type of change done on the application. One example is when we do a small change on our left sidebar and for some reason that…