Technical Tester: Web Applications 2


Web Requests

Browsers retrieve content by making web requests like GET, POST, and PUT to applications on the internet, often using something called an "API". Learn what makes up these requests, and how using them can make you a better tester.

Activity: Become comfortable with web requests by performing them against popular websites




Postman is a free application that allows users to build, save, and execute web requests.

Activity: Collaborate to build a simple test suite using Postman


Project: The Newsfeed App


Your team will be given a requirements document describing expectations for the newsfeed application. You will be given a chance to ask questions of the Project Manager, then you will collaborate to produce a test plan covering front-end and back-end functionality.