Visual Regression Testing - How Selenium can help?

In today's software world, web applications need to go though constant change to maintain highest standards of quality of service. With continuous changes, one of the biggest challenges in the testing fraternity is to reduce the effort in regression testing. Often UI testing is cited as an area where automated tools have a limitation.

In this session, will try to cover how using a simple program and using tools like ImageMagick, we can automate visual regression of the site in no time. Also, this means after every change (front-end or feature) if causes any unexpected behavior can be brought to notice immediately. A set of benchmark images of the stable version will be compared against those from the build's latest version and help reduce the extra effort testers spend in testing the UI on different browsers.

 

 
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Outline/structure of the Session

Introduction of speaker

Agenda

Discussion about the advantages of Visual regression

Limitations

How to get started

Demo

 

Learning Outcome

Attendees will have starting steps on how to start visual regression on their web applications. Will be able to understand advantages of visual regression.

Target Audience

Mangers, Leads, Automation engineers

schedule Submitted 1 year ago

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  • ManojKumar
    By ManojKumar  ~  1 year ago
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    I have used Image Magick, about 2 years back for few low level image comparison validation.
    Interesting topic here. Would love to see the deck.


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