Users don't just access native apps on mobile devices, they also browse the web and use web apps via mobile browsers. Appium allows the automation of websites on mobile browsers just like Selenium does on web browsers.
- [Instructor] So far, we've been using Appium … exclusively for automating native mobile apps. … But people use their mobile devices … for browsing the web, too. … It'd be great if we could automate mobile websites … for the purpose of testing our web applications … on mobile and not just native apps. … Luckily, this is made really easy with Appium. … Because Appium is based off of the Selenium WebDriver API, … your Appium client library already has … web automation concepts built right in. … For example, here are a few commands you have access to … in the Appium client that don't make sense … in the context of native apps, … driver.get sends a web browser to a specific URL, … driver.getTitle gets the title … of the currently loaded webpage, … and there are also web-specific locator strategies. … For example, finding an element via its cssSelector. … We haven't looked at any of these commands yet, … because they are for web browser automation … and not native app automation. … But Appium also knows how to launch built-in web browsers …
- Appium server, clients, and drivers
- Appium setup
- Starting and stopping sessions
- Finding and using elements
- Intermediate Appium scripting
- Touch actions
- Mobile web testing
Skill Level Intermediate
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The Appium drivers4m 41s
2. Appium Setup
3. Appium Sessions
Session capabilities6m 22s
4. Finding and Using Elements
5. Intermediate Appium Scripting
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