Every Fine Aspect of eCommerce App Testing

In today’s world, eCommerce has great scope and its user base is going up with time. In this article, we will discuss various points that are concerned with functional testing of eCommerce websites and mobile applications. Objective of software testing is to ensure smooth functioning of application, optimum performance utilization etc. Some common types of testing intended for eCommerce apps are as below:

  1. Browser compatibility check: check how app is opening with recent and latest versions of browsers.
  2. Page Display: incorrect display of various web pages. Check if any runtime error prevails.
  3. In session, two things need to be checked, session expiry system and session storage system.
  4. Usability: check various usability aspects such as navigation system, help support system of website etc.
  5. Check content: for any digital product, content is extremely important. Check for grammar, factual error etc.
  6. Availability: check if website or application is getting down because of any reason.
  7. If you are using CMS for eCommerce then plugins should be checked because hackers often use them as the path to enter website. Always use templates, plugins etc from trustworthy source.
  8. Recovery: check how application is handling system failure and recovery.
  9. Transaction
  10. Purchase funnel: track various stages that come when a buyer tries to place order for any product or service.
  11. Check for language support, cultural sensitivity and various regional aspects.
  12. For eCommerce based applications, it is extremely important to check various security aspects.

eCommerce testing is little complicated as regularly products are updated and removed. Proper functional testing services should be done for any eCommerce application. For more information about QA, you can check blogs of Testers HUB.