Petri Kainulainen by Petri Kainulainen

Write Dockerized End-to-End Tests With JUnit 5 and Selenium WebDriver

It’s hard to configure the environment that is required to run end-to-end tests which use Selenium WebDriver. The problem is that every computer that runs our end-to-end tests must have a desktop environment and we must install the used web browsers on...

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by Kristin Jackvony

How to Decide What To Automate

When I started my career as a software tester a decade ago, test automation was viewed with some skepticism. Automated tests were hard to set up, time-consuming to run, and provided unreliable results. But since then huge advances have been made, and now...

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Louise Gibbs by Louise Gibbs

7 Reasons to Skip Tests

A brilliant article by Piet Van Zoen was recently published which discussed reasons not to skip tests. In this article I'm going to discuss reasons why we might need to do the opposite.  To clarify, I do not think we should be skipping tests. I strongly...

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by Piet van Zoen

7 Reasons Not to Skip Tests

We’ve all been tempted to skip writing tests. Whether it’s time pressure, business pressure, the complexity of testing, or we just want to get on with something else. We might be tempted to say “YOLO!” and move on. So here’s a list of 7 reasons...

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