Windmill Alternatives

    Windmill is described as 'Automated testing for your web site' and is an app in the Development category. There are five alternatives to Windmill for a variety of platforms, including Windows, Linux, Mac, Online / Web-based and Self-Hosted solutions. The best alternative is Selenium, which is both free and Open Source. Other great apps like Windmill are Screenster (Freemium), PhearJS (Free), Watir (Free, Open Source) and FunkLoad (Free, Open Source).

    This page was last updated Jun 14, 2016

    1. Selenium is a suite of tools specifically for testing web applications. Selenium IDE is a Firefox add-on that records clicks, typing, and other actions to make a test, which you can play back in the browser.
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    2. 10x faster UI testing without a line of code. Screenster is a web-based platform that records a visual baseline of the application screens and then automatically detects changes.
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      • FreeProprietary
      • Mac
      • Windows
      • Linux
      PhearJS renders dynamic webpages using PhantomJS: fetch a page, render it and return a pretty JSON object. PhearJS is offered as a hosted API as well as an open source solution that you can host yourself.
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      • FreeOpen Source
      • Mac
      • Windows
      • Linux
      Watir is an open source Ruby library for automating tests. Watir interacts with a browser the same way people do: clicking links, filling out forms and validating text.

      Discontinued

      The project seems to be no longer developed. Last version, 5.0.0, released in October 2013, can be still downloaded from Github

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      • FreeOpen Source
      • Windows
      • Linux
      FunkLoad is a functional and load web tester, written in Python, whose main use cases are: * Functional testing of web projects, and thus regression testing as well.
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