PHP Testing Basics

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Interested in learning how to get started testing your PHP applications? In this course, Andrew Perkins will teach you the very basics of testing in the PHP language. Learn what is needed to test PHP applications and why testing is important. Explore the differences between regular testing, test-driven development (TDD) and behavior-driven development (BDD). Along the way, take a look at the various frameworks that are available, to make sure your PHP websites run just as you expected. And lastly, compare and contrast the different types of tests that you can run such as unit, functional, and acceptance tests.

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Introduction

01:10

1.Introduction
3 lessons, 05:32

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1.1
Introduction
01:10

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1.2
Requirements
01:43

1.3
What Is Testing and Why Is It Important?
02:39

2.Testing Methodologies
3 lessons, 24:26

2.1
Regular Testing
10:25

2.2
Test-Driven Development
09:22

2.3
Behavior-Driven Development
04:39

3.PHP Testing Frameworks
3 lessons, 08:24

3.1
PHPUnit
02:58

3.2
Codeception
03:02

3.3
Behat
02:24

4.Test Types
3 lessons, 36:05

4.1
Unit Tests
08:52

4.2
Functional Tests
11:34

4.3
Acceptance Tests
15:39

5.Conclusion
1 lesson, 00:36

5.1
Conclusion
00:36


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Lessons:
13
Length:
1.3 hours
About Andrew Perkins
Hi there, I'm an assistant editor at Tuts+ and am very passionate about the Web, PHP, Ruby, Rails, JavaScript, and web frameworks in general. You can connect with me on Twitter, Youtube, and Flickr.
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