As we all by now must have concluded that python is a very powerful weapon of many purposes one might be keen on knowing what makes it stronger so for those Selenium is one if the many tools that works wonders along with Python. So now we will talk about what exactly is selenium and why is it so tight with Python language.
So what exactly is Selenium? It is a open source which basically means that it is available on the internet for use of all and is used as a tool for web automation. The python APIs connect to the browser via selenium. It is one of the strongest tools that support quick development of web application. It has to offer a set of tools that are specialised in testing web application. It uses various scripting languages for test automation.
We all know that Python is a very simple, high level object oriented language that is designed in an extremely user friendly manner. It uses simple English that is super easy to read and write. Hence requires no intense interpretation. It does have a few syntax complications compared to other programming languages.
Now that we have seen each one individually lets see when combined together what magic do they create meaning lets come to the question we initially began with which is why exactly are Python and selenium such best of buddies? Down mentioned are a few reasons why they are claimed to be a powerful duo.
Hence above mentioned are few of the reasons why selenium has been gaining popularity lately and why selenium uses Python as the scripting language.