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There are various CI/CD tools such as CircleCI, TeamCity, Bamboo, Jenkins, GitLab, Travis CI, GoCD, etc., that help companies streamline their development process and ensure high-quality applications. If we talk about the top CI/CD tools in the market, Jenkins is still one of the most popular, stable, and widely used open-source CI/CD tools for building and automating continuous integration, delivery, and deployment pipelines smoothly and effortlessly.

In this article, we shall explore Jenkins in detail to further understand how it’s widely used for Selenium test automation of application development tasks, running tests, and final deployment into production. …


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Automation testing has become an integral part of the Agile way of software development. As the application grows, it becomes crucial to have a reliable testing framework to cope with the development velocity, detect the bugs at an early stage, and ensure quality. However, to achieve greater speed, scalability, wider test coverage, and a better ROI, it becomes important to adopt various testing strategies. WebdriverIO is a JavaScript testing framework extensively adopted by top-companies worldwide to simply and concisely fulfill all their testing needs quickly and efficiently.

Built on top of NodeJS and Selenium Webdriver (W3C WebDriver) API, WebdriverIO supports…


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Do you know Grids and alignment both these CSS properties are always talked about together? Why? Because of the nature of their existence and the mess alignment creates on different screen devices. How easy and convenient would web developers’ lives become if all the devices in this world existed with the same screen size. Damn! That’s a dream. But coming back to reality, we have to deal with hundreds of devices with varying screen sizes, and the problem they create for the developers with alignment is an add-on. …


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With the rapid advancements in technology and digitization, businesses strive to get the best out of it and ensure their web app runs smoothly on all browsers and platforms. In today’s scenario, businesses rely on Internet presence to increase their ROI and expand their online reach. This is the reason why most web applications are designed to be compatible with multiple browsers. It is very crucial to any responsive web application as one has to ensure that the application is compatible with every browser and browser version at any given time. …


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A web product’s user experience is one of the key elements that help in user acquisition and user retention. Though immense focus should be given to the design & development of new product features, a continuous watch should be kept on the overall user experience. Like 404 pages (or dead links), broken images on a website (or web app) could also irk the end-users. Manual inspection and removal of broken images is not a feasible and scalable approach. …


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The digital consumption over the years has been through a radical change. It’s a revolution that has changed the way people access information over the internet. Of course, with a vertical growth in smartphone users, they are the torchbearers of the digital revolution without any doubt. An increase in mobile usage has upped the game for businesses globally, allowing them to re-strategize their online user experience.

Statista shares insightful data on mobile web traffic that accounts for more than 50% globally from 1st quarter 2015 to 3rd quarter 2020. This increase in web traffic from mobile users comes with an…


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“57% of mobile app users churn and no longer use the app one month after they downloaded it.” — Localytics

In the past couple of years, mobile devices have taken over the consumer world. However, in a recent survey conducted by Localytics, it was found that the consumers’ behavior is different while using a mobile app and mobile web. It is a common misconception that consumers automatically prefer apps over mobile websites. The reality is that mobile consumers are driven by need and convenience, regardless of what platform they use.

Adjust analyzed 8 billion app installations worldwide and discovered that…


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Cucumber is an open-source BDD (Behavior-Driven Development) testing tool for automation testing of web applications. It remains to be one of the best frameworks for functional and acceptance testing. This is because of its widespread adoption in the open-source community, enhanced natural language support, and the ability to support new programming languages quickly. Almost all organizations that use Selenium prefer to integrate Selenium with Cucumber since Cucumber makes it easy to read and understand the application flow. To schedule test case executions remotely, we can also go for Cucumber with Jenkins integration and utilize the immense benefits of Jenkins.

Getting Started with Cucumber Jenkins Setup

Cucumber…


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Have you ever wondered why someone likes one website more than the other when they accomplish the same end goal? Website designs have a lot to do when it comes to incline a user and imprint the website in a user’s mind. But website designs have never been the standard textbook theoretical process and will never be. Like everything related to technology, website designs keep evolving as well and are affected by a lot of parameters in between.

In this post, we shall be discussing some of the modern web designs that have either become a favorite of the user…


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Morphing techniques have been used for animating between two images within films and cartoons for ages. Today, the same process can be seen gradually taking over the website world as animating shapes and floating divs have become a significant part of website designing strategies. While the animation process in web applications began with the fade-in-fade-out kind of animation, it has advanced towards the morphing techniques we see today. Morphing animation has been widely appreciated, gradually seeping its way into the CSS realm sometime later. In this post, we will focus on the CSS clip-path method that helps achieve the same…

Sarah Elson

Product Growth at @lambdatesting (www.lambdatest.com)

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