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All posts tagged as ‘tdd’

  1. Yet another reason to prefer unit tests 😇

    Mar 3, 2020 · javascript react tdd
    Have you ever gotten so frustrated when writing a unit test that you gave up and wrote an end-to-end test instead?
  2. Are you any good at TDD?

    Feb 16, 2020 · tdd
    So you practice TDD. But how do you measure your skills?
  3. Achieving 100% code coverage will make you a better developer. Seriously.

    Feb 11, 2020 · javascript tdd
    You’re happy to learn new languages frameworks, so why are not happy to learn testing techniques that will help you for the rest of your career?
  4. Do you aim for 80% code coverage? Let me guess which 80% you choose...

    Feb 10, 2020 · javascript tdd
    The only “sweet spot” for code coverage is 100%. Here’s one reason why.
  5. Whatever happened to the test pyramid?

    Feb 6, 2020 · javascript tdd
    The humble unit test has taken a beating in recent times. What did it ever do wrong?
  6. How to convince devs to do more testing

    Jan 24, 2020 · career tdd
    Why do developers not write more tests? This blog post looks at some reasons why.
  7. Beyond TDD: breaking the rules

    Jan 23, 2020 · career tdd
    Rules are made to be broken, right? TDD is a strict set of rules that define a process for building software. But experienced practitioners have moved beyond the rules and work towards something else entirely.