You’re a tester. You’ve been handed a story that needs testing, and the developer working on it has asked you to do some cross browser testing on it. What does that mean? Why would someone want to test a story in multiple browsers? Which browsers should you test this in? What are you looking for while you are testing?
Testers should ask these questions of themselves and other stakeholders when cross browser testing is a requirement of a story or project. Getting a detailed analysis of an application in one browser is hard, let alone any other browser your software might support. Let’s take each of these questions one by one and look at solutions which could help you be successful at cross browser testing.