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Selenium 2 Testing Tools Beginner's Guide by David Burns

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Chapter 1. Getting Started with Selenium IDE

Test automation is growing in popularity over the years because teams do not have the time or money to invest in large test teams to make sure that applications work as they are expected. Developers also want to make sure that the code they have created works as they expect it to.

Jason Huggins saw this issue too and wanted to make sure that a system he was working on would work on multiple operating systems and browsers. He created Selenium.

Selenium is one of the most well known testing frameworks in the world that is in use. It is an open source project that allows testers and developers alike to develop functional tests to drive the browser. It can be used to record workflows so that developers ...

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