DevOps CI/CD class starts:
Get a $50.00 OFF, if you enroll now.
Testing a web page can be a gargantuan task considering all the elements and variables that come together to make a page work. Selenium automation is a great way to overcome these challenges and automate everything you would manually do. For example, Selenium makes it so much easier to take a screenshot using Python instead of doing it manually every time you come across a website issue.
Similarly, there are multiple scenarios while writing automation test cases when we need to verify a specific attribute on the web page. To ease our execution, the method to getAttribute() in Selenium comes to the rescue. In this blog, we will understand what an attribute is and how we can handle web elements’ attributes using the Selenium getAttribute() method.
Let’s get to it, shall we?
What Is An Attribute?
An attribute in HTML defines the properties of the element. Attributes are made up of name-value pairs, i.e., an attribute has a name and the corresponding value…