The Best Alternative to Selenium
for Web App Testing
Selenium is a popular open-source web testing tool but has limitations that slow down testing and get in the way
of your development. The platform and API are robust, but all the third-party frameworks turn Selenium into a
That’s why we built Preflight: an automated testing tool that anyone can use to automate web testing and save
time. With Preflight’s no-code approach, tests can be created in minutes.
Selenium lacks native support for key testing features
Selenium requires third-party testing frameworks to support key features like CI/CD, grouping, tagging,
mobile testing, and more.
Preflight has everything you need to start web testing in minutes. Our regression testing tool makes it
easy to manage tests and see where changes need to be made. Our automatic recording captures every
interaction on your web apps.
Setting up and configuring Selenium WebDriver, Selenium IDE, and Selenium Grid can take days to complete.
When updates are released, testers have to manually check their setup to ensure nothing is broken in
Preflight can be set up in minutes to speed up the testing process. Create test cases and test scripts
once and test them as needed.
Mobile and desktop applications and browsers work differently. Even the UI tests have to be handled in a
distinct manner. Selenium doesn’t natively support mobile browser testing and instead relies on
third-party frameworks and integrations.