Introducing PestPHP: Screencast Series by by Michael Dyrynda


May 22nd, 2020

Introducing PestPHP: Screencast Series by by Michael Dyrynda

Introducing Pest is a video series by Michael Dyrynda that walks you through setting up and using PestPHP, a new testing framework by Nuno Maduro:

I've had the pleasure of using @pestphp for a couple of weeks now, and have been really enjoying using it in a couple of different projects.

I've put together a video series introducing Pest and its concepts, which will go live at 12PM ET

— Michael Dyrynda (@michaeldyrynda) May 20, 2020

You can check out the full playlist on YouTube:

At the time of writing this series thirteen videos to quickly get you up-to-speed with Pest:

  1. Introducing Pest
  2. Getting Started with Pest
  3. Writing tests
  4. Higher-Order Tests
  5. Working with PHPUnit
  6. Making assertions
  7. Setup and teardown
  8. Custom helpers
  9. Exceptions and errors
  10. Grouping Tests
  11. Skipping Tests
  12. Datasets
  13. Code coverage

PestPHP was released as open-source this week after reaching the project’s goal of 75 sponsors. You can learn more about this package, get full installation instructions, and view the source code on GitHub at pestphp/pest.

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Paul Redmond

Full stack web developer. Author of Lumen Programming Guide and Docker for PHP Developers.