Ensuring the reliability and performance of your web applications is important. Testing is a key tool that will help with these things and more.

We just released a course on the freeCodeCamp.org YouTube channel that will teach you how to use Cypress to create end-to-end tests for your JavaScript applications.

Developed by the talented Ryan Solomon, this course is designed to take you on a journey through the realm of end-to-end testing using Cypress. With a strong focus on hands-on learning, you'll be guided through the entire process of setting up, writing, and executing robust tests. By the end of the course, you'll possess the skills to ensure the reliability and performance of your web applications, thereby enhancing user experience and minimizing potential issues.

Cypress has gained significant traction in the development community due to its user-friendly syntax, intuitive debugging capabilities, and real-time browser preview. With a focus on simplicity and effectiveness, Cypress has emerged as a go-to solution for end-to-end testing, making it an ideal choice for both beginners and experienced developers.

The course is structured to provide a comprehensive and step-by-step approach to mastering end-to-end testing with Cypress. Here are the sections in the course:

  • Course Overview
  • Why Cypress?
  • Project Setup And Install
  • Cypress Describe Blocks
  • Cypress It Blocks
  • Cypress Commands
  • Cypress Getting Elements
  • Cypress Command Chaining And Assertions
  • Cypress beforeEach Blocks
  • Cypress Custom Commands
  • Testing Forms In Cypress
  • Multi-Page Testing
  • Cypress Intercepts
  • Helpful Cypress Methods
  • Testing A Grudge List Feature
  • Cypress Component Tests
  • Cypress Best Practices

Whether you're a developer aiming to enhance your skills or a beginner eager to grasp the essentials, this course will help you become a proficient end-to-end tester.

Watch the full course on the freeCodeCamp.org YouTube channel (3-hour watch).