Selenium: Detailed Overview & Metrics

v4.19.0(19 days ago)

This package is actively maintained.Types definitions are provided via a separate npm package: @types/selenium-webdriverNumber of direct dependencies: 3Monthly npm downloads

Selenium WebDriver is a powerful automation tool for controlling web browsers and automating web application testing. It provides a rich set of APIs for interacting with web elements, simulating user actions like clicking buttons, entering text, and navigating through web pages. Selenium WebDriver supports multiple programming languages and browsers, making it a versatile choice for cross-browser testing.

Compared to other automation tools, Selenium WebDriver is widely adopted in the industry due to its robustness, flexibility, and extensive community support. It allows for the creation of complex test scenarios and integration with various testing frameworks. However, it is essential to keep the WebDriver version updated to ensure compatibility with the latest browser versions.

Alternatives:
webdriverio+
puppeteer+
playwright+
nightwatch+
cypress+
testcafe+
protractor+
taiko+
codeceptjs+
webdriver+

Tags: automationtestingwebbrowserinteraction