Last Updated on April 5, 2023 by GeeksGod
Learn in this course about Cucumber and Selenium. The powerful tools for test automation.
Complete course to get you started. All the tools used are free source. 24 lectures with examples. Fully coverage of all aspects of the subject.
Cucumber is a tool that supports Behaviour-Driven Development(BDD). If you’re new to Behaviour-Driven Development read our BDD introduction first.
What is Gherkin?
Gherkin is a set of grammar rules that makes plain text structured enough for Cucumber to understand. The scenario above is written in Gherkin.
What are Step Definitions?
Step definitions connect Gherkin steps to programming code. A step definition carries out the action that should be performed by the step. So step definitions hard-wire the specification to the implementation.
Selenium automates browsers.
What you do with that power is entirely up to you.
Primarily it is for automating web applications for testing purposes, but is certainly not limited to just that.
Boring web-based administration tasks can (and should) also be automated as well.
What is Automation Testing?
Automation Testing is a software testing technique that performs using special automated testing software tools to execute a test case suite. On the contrary, Manual Testing is performed by a human sitting in front of a computer carefully executing the test steps.