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Component Testing Plans
Quality stems from and is proven by an implemented testing plan by which components are inspected prior to release. This article describes criteria and tools for testing components and how to order making them at a high level to help teams plan.
testing  components  qa  accessibility  design 
may 2019 by spaceninja
Keeping a React Design System Consistent Using Visual Regression Testing
Ensuring visual consistency is one of the biggest challenges of working on a UI component library. Since visual regressions in one component can lead to unwanted changes across an entire application, it becomes vital that we test not only our components functionality, but also their visuals. What follows is the story of how we introduced visual regression testing into our React component library that implements our design system.
fridayfrontend  css  react  designsystem  qa  testing 
january 2019 by spaceninja
Test Level Overview
(Unit) The drawer works fine.
(Integration) Drawer might open, depending on the size of the handles used
(Live) Drawer cannot open with other drawer in place
(E2E) I need to call the installer. I can’t believe I paid for this kind of service.
testing  qa 
december 2018 by spaceninja
Testing iOS on a Mac (for Free!)
Full interactive iOS Mobile Safari browser testing is possible right on your Mac, no additional services necessary. We'll set up Apple's Simulator and configure it for testing Safari on a wide range of iOS versions and devices.
fridayfrontend  css  cssbasics  testing  qa  ios  vm  emulator 
november 2018 by spaceninja
The End of Life of Internet Explorer 11
Stop supporting IE 11. It is as simple as that. As soon as more and more Websites do not work in IE 11 the easier it is for the corporations to see the need to move on to another browser and nobody will be using IE 11 anymore.
ie11  ie  microsoft  browsers  support  qa  testing 
november 2018 by spaceninja
The Big List of Naughty Strings
The Big List of Naughty Strings is an evolving list of strings which have a high probability of causing issues when used as user-input data. This is intended for use in helping both automated and manual QA testing; useful for whenever your QA engineer walks into a bar.
security  xss  testing  qa  lists 
november 2018 by spaceninja
Automated Frontend Testing
An intro to automated frontend testing. This is an enormous field containing many skillsets, but this presentation covers the basics of testing in the context of building websites. It covers functional testing, performance testing, and QA tools for development teams.
testing  presentation  frontend  functional  casper  phantom  pagespeed  performance  css  regression  wraith  jenkins  ci  travis  qa 
january 2018 by spaceninja
Accessibility Testing Tools for Desktop and Mobile Websites
This post will demonstrate how to use automated and manual accessibility testing tools on desktop and mobile websites. We’ll cover five accessibility testing tools that can be installed either as browser extensions or JavaScript bookmarklets. I will point out the pros and cons of each testing tool, describe the best features of each tool, and show what accessibility problems each tool is good at identifying.
fridayfrontend  accessibility  testing  qa  automation 
december 2017 by spaceninja
How to build a cloud-hosted accessibility testing Windows computer using Amazon WorkSpaces
Compliance work is all about removing the obstacles that keep people from doing the things they want or need to do. In this post, I’m going to knock down one of the barriers that prevents many developers from doing thorough accessibility testing: not having access to a proper setup.
fridayfrontend  accessibility  testing  qa  aws  amazon  windows  vm 
december 2017 by spaceninja
A guide to cross-browser testing: installing all the things
If you care to follow along, in a matter of minutes you should have the following browsers ready to use on your local dev machine (all legit and free).
fridayfrontend  browsers  testing  qa  emulator  vms 
february 2017 by spaceninja
How to actually run the Chrome web inspector with an emulated Android device | Emily Porta // Developer and Librarian
If you’ve never tried to do this, you’re probably thinking to yourself: “this should be pretty straightforward. Emily should use her time writing about more helpful things” – and you would be mistaken. This is, so far, the most difficult thing I have tried to do as a developer since I started working as one last year. No, I’m not kidding.
fridayfrontend  chrome  devtools  android  emulator  vms  qa  testing 
august 2016 by spaceninja
Windows 10 virtual machines now available on Microsoft Edge Dev | Microsoft Edge Dev Blog
"Windows 10 virtual machines are now available with the latest updates to Microsoft Edge."
fridayfrontend  windows  vms  testing  qa 
august 2016 by spaceninja
High-Impact, Minimal-Effort Cross-Browser Testing
"In the next fifteen minutes, I hope to save you hours of wasted effort by describing a testing strategy which is not only less labour-intensive, but more effective at catching bugs."
testing  browsers  efficiency  qa  fridayfrontend 
february 2016 by spaceninja wildcard DNS for everyone
" is a magic domain name that provides wildcard DNS for any IP address. Say your LAN IP address is Using, resolves to ...and so on. You can use these domains to access virtual hosts on your development web server from devices on your local network, like iPads, iPhones, and other computers. No configuration required!"
development  lan  ip  dns  testing  qa  37signals  wildcard  local  localhost 
march 2013 by spaceninja
What is the longest human name you can expect?
Great names to test your forms with, including Ulrika Örtegren-Kärjenmäki
names  programming  testing  qa 
october 2011 by spaceninja

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