Explore mobile automation with Appium and discover new ways to test native, web, and hybrid applications
Nowadays, mobile automation is growing at a fast pace; this is where Appium comes in. It is a tool that performs automated mobile testing for Android and iOS.
Appium Essentials is a practical guide that will help you to perform mobile automation testing and gain a good understanding of mobile automation concepts. This book will teach you how to use Appium drives on native, web-based, and hybrid apps.
You will then explore Appium usage with different mobile applications, get acquainted with using an emulator to automate mobile apps, and learn about mobile gestures such as tap, zoom, and swipe. Finally, you will test your apps on a physical device and experience the look and feel of an end user!
What You Will Learn
Understand the desired capabilities that need to be acquired before starting Appium
Get to know and use the settings that are required to automate mobile applications
Interact with mobile applications by identifying elements using different locator strategies and techniques
Install mobile apps onto an emulator/simulator or a real device using Appium scripts
Test scripts written to automate applications
Configure mobile devices and perform automation testing on them
Explore the advanced features of Appium such as scroll, zoom, and swipe
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