Complete Web testing Guide for a Web Application
The innocuous world is in the need of amazing websites and blogs that can deliver high quality content to the users on internet seeking knowledge and updates about the recent development in various fields. The development of websites and blogs are not limited to designing and coding but it also involves integration and system testing. It is very important for a programmer to test the web application or a website before making it lives.
We bring to you a detailed article about how to do system testing in most efficient way: –
Functionality testing: – It is very important to test the basics of the web application because any web application or site is designed either to solve a problem or to cater to a specific set of option with the requisite knowledge. Hence it becomes indispensable to test the basic functionalities of the application before making it live. Functionality can be easily tested by: –
- Testing every outgoing link separately.
- Testing internals and testing links jumping on the same page are equally important.
- Do not let any orphan page exist, either connect them to their parent page or remove them because Google Ad sense will consider that page as spam.
Validate your HTML/CSS: – If you are planning to monetize your site by SEO and SMO then you will need to fix all the bugs related to HTML and CSS. You will be required to add the requisite Meta Tag and Meta Description.
Database Testing: – You can cater to the clients and users only when you have enough data on your database. It is important for you to test the database for any bug before making it live. You can always send pseudo queries and check whether it is working or not. You are also making use of organic traffic for checking the connectivity of database with the website or the web application.
Interface Testing: – The first any client or user will notice after landing up on your page is going to be the Interface of your site. You need to make sure that your interface provides with a smooth navigation and makes it easier for the user to go to different pages from the home page. These all testing are done under the Beta testing phase. It can also be done under black box and white box testing.
Compatibility testing: – You are going to run your web application either on a system or on a specific browser and hence you will be required to make sure that it is working properly.
Few tests you can do for checking the compatibility can be listed as: –
Operating System Compatibility
- Browser compatibility
- Mobile browsing
- Printing options
Security Testing: – The innocuous advancement in internet has leveraged hundreds of lethal hands with the opportunity to make wrong use of internet. Some people on internet are making use of these available resources for hacking others site. You will need to put up a stronger firewall and you will need to check it against all odds.