How to Create an Automated Testing Framework

Test Talks a Podcast dedicated to Test Automation Episode 3

I recently released the third episode of TestTalks, where we geek out about creating an automated testing framework with John Sonmez, founder of Simple Programmer.

Episode 3 is all about Automation Frameworks


Do you want to learn the best practices for creating a maintainable Selenium test automation framework? John Sonmez shares his top automation tips with us in this exciting episode. Some questions covered are:

  • John reveals his top recommendations to make automation tests maintainable and less brittle.
  • Resources to help learn test automation
  • Best advice for someone who is working on creating a new automation framework
  • Do you need to be a developer to create automated tests?
  • Benefits to create a layered test automation architecture
  • Personal branding for test automation engineer – how to keep your job or get a better one.
  • Plus much, much more! Hear more now.

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Want to Talk?

If you have an automation success story you’d like to share on an upcoming episode, let’s talk! Send your suggestions to:

rupa Schomaker - March 10, 2014

It is very hard to listen to the podcast with headphones. Please consider only having each speaker slightly off center or preferably no left right difference at all.

Content is great!

    Joe Colantonio - March 10, 2014

    Hi Rupa – great advice! Someone else gave me the same feedback so I went back and remixed episode 3. I did not fix episode 2 or 1. Do you still have a left and right channel for Episode 3? It should have been fixed :(
    All episodes going forward will follow your advice :)

Neena - August 25, 2014

I am trying to run the UFT API test from HP ALM 11, shows status as connecting forever and does not run. UFT-GUI test case runs fine. UFT 12 and ALM 11.Any advice will be helpful

5 Proven Secrets of Test Automation (#2 is a MUST) - Joe Colantonio - Succeeding with Test Automation Awesomeness. I’ll show you how! - May 26, 2016

[…] a big believer in what I call a layered approach, where you have one place designated so that if anything changes, you need only go to that one […]

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