Trending in Testing Weekly Newsletter #22

    We’re back with the 22nd edition of Trending in Testing Weekly Newsletter!

    Trending News for this week:

    BrowserStack integrates with Nightwatch.js to simplify test automation for developers

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    BrowserStack, the world’s leading software testing platform, announced on 15th December that they have acquired Nightwatch.js, a prominent open-source test automation framework. Nightwatch.js will be the de-facto choice for developers thanks to this collaboration.

    Automation Testing Market worth $49.9 billion by 2026 – Report by MarketsandMarkets™

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    According to a recent research report by MarketsandMarkets™, Automation Testing Market is expected to grow from USD 20.7 billion in 2021 to USD 49.9 billion by 2026, at a Compound Annual Growth Rate (CAGR) of 19.

    Trending Content shared by some amazing writers:


    7 Underrated Traits of Highly Effective Testers by Rahul Parwal

    What traits should a tester possess to be successful and how should one acquire them is a common question most testers have. Rahul has listed the 7 most underrated traits of an effective tester.

    Top 7 software testing hurdles and how to overcome them? by Bhuvan Theja

    We do not grow when things are easy. Growth comes when faced with challenges. In this article, Bhuvan has written about some of the most common challenges faced by testers across the world and how to overcome them.

    Software Testing – The Map Is Not the Territory by Prashant Hegde

    Prashant has written about a particular mental model called “The map is not the territory” and has also explained how it can guide your decisions as a tester.


    Automated Visual Testing – A Game Changer in the space of Intelligent QA by Vinod Kumar Gopishetty

    In this article, Vinod explains what visual testing is and how its strategic adoption of these AI (Artificial Intelligence) powered tools can help bring in the right ROI.

    7 Tips and Best Practices for Automated Testing by Himanshu Patel

    Automated testing is beneficial from various ends. However, every benefit of automated testing will bear fruit only if the process is implemented correctly. Himanshu has listed 7 Automated Testing best practices that testers should follow.

    Best Approach to Test Automation by Miguel Acosta Quinones

    Many test automation efforts fail mostly due to the poor usability of the implementation. In this article, he has written about certain goals with which he likes to approach test automation.

    Test Automation ROI: How to Calculate and Why It Matters by Solvd

    In this article, the author has written about how to understand and analyze the ROI of test automation and evaluate the benefits ROI calculation may bring.

    Investing in Right Test Automation by Surbhi A

    Test Automation is a powerful technique and an idea that holds tremendous possibilities in terms of efficiency, finance, and better utilisation. Surbhi has written about how users can achieve right and valuable Automation.


    Test GraphQL API with Postman/Newman on microservice architecture by Dali Kundrat

    In this article, the author shows how to use Postman/Newman to test a specific GraphQL API covered by BFF with a self-hosted Identity Server.

    Create a mock server and verify its response using an API in Postman by Kirithika MJ

    In this article, Kirithika has demonstrated how users can create a mock server and verify its response using an API.


    How To Choose A Test Automation Tool by Roselyne Makena

    This article is all about how to choose a test automation tool. It provides important pointers thata users should consider before making an investment in a testing tool.

    Task and Test Management Tool — The Way We Boost Our Jira by Valeriy Lopakov

    In this article, Valeriy has written about how they came to use a well-known task manager – Jira in a custom way.


    Log4Shell: Apache Log4j Remote Code Execution by Vickie Li

    Log4j is a popular open source logging package disclosed by Apache. In this article, the author has written about what is effected, and how users can remediate the issue.

    Finding CSRF Vulnerabilities with BurpSuite by Kaorrosi

    In this article, the author has written about CSRF Vulnerabilities and has also explained how can users find these vulnerabilities with BurpSuite.

    How I found the Authentication Bypass bug and Earn $$$$ by Thedarkwayg

    In this article, Thedarkwayg haa written about an interesting bug that he discovered in an application that specializes in online news, media and entertainment.


    What I have learned from my Lead – An example of observational learning by Geetima Dutta

    The journey of Leadership is exciting, but not easy. In this article, Geetima has shared her journey and has also listed some of the things she learned while working as a QA lead.

    My Volunteering Experience with the Testing Community by Mahathee Dandibhotla

    In this article, Mahathee has written about her volunteering experience with The Test Tribe Community and has also written about how she benefitted from this.

    What should Testers learn from the Greek Mythology? by Pricilla Bilavendran

    Stories are created to convey good messages through an interesting mode of communication. Pricilla here shares some lessons that testers can learn from Greek Mythology.

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