Learn the Basics of Automation: Selenium

Simple and Easy Steps to Understanding the basics of Automation
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4,561 students
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Selenium Basics
Important basics of Selenium most don't mention in their videos
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  • No prerequisites required.



This course gives you the thorough understanding on Selenium tool and this knowledge is what you need to begin your career as a Automation Tester. Selenium is an Open Source tool which is a popular and useful automation tool. Apart from being widely used tool in the market. Framework development and creating Automation Test Suites needs to be curated carefully. Additionally, In order to master this field, you will need to have a thorough knowledge on basics and that's what Simply Automation is focusing on, since one must need this knowledge to think out-of-the-box and provide problem-solving solution to achieve Business Needs. This introductory video series has six videos that provide basic knowledge on Selenium tool and its usefulness.


To create an automation project from scratch we need to integrate more tools like Cucumber, TestNG and Rest Assured API testing. Also there is more to creating a framework than just integrating a bunch of tools, it starts right from being informed about the underlying concepts behind framework development to understand how to create complex framework with simple-to- implement steps.

As much as we need to up-skill, quick learning is a must to stand out and implement the steps with Simplicity. Enroll to this course to learn more.

Hope this course helps you in learning and upskilling. Have a great time learning!

Who this course is for:

  • Beginner automation testing learners
  • Beginner automation learners

Course content

1 section7 lectures1h 3m total length
  • Introduction to Selenium
  • Install Java and Eclipse
  • Eclipse Overview and Shortcuts
  • Install Plugins TestNG, Maven, Cucumber
  • Maven tool Overview
  • Old fashion: Selenium Script Creation
  • WebDriver initialization in a better way!


Automation Test Engineer & Tutor
Varsha Hindupur
  • 4.6 Instructor Rating
  • 46 Reviews
  • 4,561 Students
  • 1 Course

Hi Everyone, my name is Varsha. I will be tutoring you to create your automation framework from scratch. I am an Automation Tester and I love working with open source tools and libraries. I’ve used my combination of Information Technology degree, IT training and progressive Industry experience into delivering technology solutions that meets specific business needs. I decided to join Udemy as instructor because I believe knowledge amplifies when shared. Through this course, I intend to provide insights which can help you up-skill into an automation tester.