Category: Web Testing

5 must do validation check for every website

If you are serious about your website, you can not just settle with what you see, remember  your visitors are worldwide, and they use different screens to access your site – they even use their LCD TV(50 inches). Validation of a website is important as it ensures to the norms and standards implied.  The following are the must have validations that you should insist your website developer to check. Validation also ensures more diversed visitors with different setups.   1.W3C …

4 site design validations you should do before you deliver

1. Validate HTML W3C provides HTML validations, which checks the validity of HTML, XHTML etc. http://validator.w3.org/ 2. Validate your CSS You should use W3C’s CSS validator tool to validate your style sheets. http://jigsaw.w3.org/css-validator/ 3. Validate site links Check broken links across the site with W3C’s Link checker tool http://validator.w3.org/checklink 4. Cross browser compatibility Check the site on multiple browsers with this tool (You may not have a MAC, but you can you can test the site Mac Safari http://spoon.net/browsers/ …

Web application testing – 12 simple strategies for developers

We learn from the projects we do and time teaches us too. The following are 12 simple rules for the developers that we have learned from the customers over a period of time. I hope they will help us to deal better with the customers who teaches us, and improve the deliverables that justify our experience. 1. Test, Test and Test your applications before you send it to QA team 2. Fix all the bugs which you find 3. …

Four Frameworks to perform unit testing in PHP

Doing Unit testing is helps a team to produce quality application within time by allowing the developer to test the code as soon as they write it. By developing a test document, developers are forced to do rigorous testing before it reaches to QA team. This way the span of life cycle is reduced by avoiding it going back and forth between the developer and the tester. The following few Frameworks help teams to do unit testing efficiently. …

Load and Stress testing – Tools reviewed!

Most of the performance issues occur because of high stress in the server.  You should perform load testing to know how many concurrent visitors your site can serve perfectly. It is difficult to arrange without the help of a set of actual user. It is the proper way of using advanced automatic load and stress testing tools. Load Runner Load runner is the contribution of Hewlett-Packard to the software testing industry for analyzing the conduct and concert of …