Looking Good: Introduction to Visual Regression Testing

A302

2:45 pm - 3:45 pm

All

Testing that a web application functions correctly is already commonplace, but how do you test that the app looks good as well? Functional tests may pass even if text is stacked on top of other tests. The talk help you get started with visual regression tests using open source frameworks.


Testing that a web application functions correctly is already commonplace, but how do you test that the app looks correct as well? Functional test tools can type into hidden fields, but your users cannot. The talk will walk through getting started with visual regression tests using open source testing frameworks. You’ll walk out of this talk prepared to add visual regression tests to your own applications.