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Codeception vs Poltergeist: What are the differences?

What is Codeception? Elegant and Efficient Testing for PHP. Full-stack testing framework for PHP. Run browsers tests, framework tests, APIs tests, unit tests with ease.

What is Poltergeist? A PhantomJS driver for Capybara. Poltergeist is a driver for Capybara. It allows you to run your Capybara tests on a headless WebKit browser, provided by PhantomJS.

Codeception and Poltergeist belong to "Testing Frameworks" category of the tech stack.

Poltergeist is an open source tool with 2.53K GitHub stars and 436 GitHub forks. Here's a link to Poltergeist's open source repository on GitHub.

elabftw, Stitch Labs, and Elegant Themes are some of the popular companies that use Codeception, whereas Poltergeist is used by LendingHome, Widenn, and Growstuff. Codeception has a broader approval, being mentioned in 16 company stacks & 4 developers stacks; compared to Poltergeist, which is listed in 7 company stacks and 7 developer stacks.

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What is Codeception?

Full-stack testing framework for PHP. Run browsers tests, framework tests, APIs tests, unit tests with ease.

What is Poltergeist?

Poltergeist is a driver for Capybara. It allows you to run your Capybara tests on a headless WebKit browser, provided by PhantomJS.
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        Selenium automates browsers. That's it! What you do with that power is entirely up to you. Primarily, it is for automating web applications for testing purposes, but is certainly not limited to just that. Boring web-based administration tasks can (and should!) also be automated as well.
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        CodeceptJS
        It is a modern end to end testing framework with a special BDD-style syntax. The test is written as a linear scenario of user's action on a site. Each test is described inside a Scenario function with I object passed into it.
        JUnit
        JUnit is a simple framework to write repeatable tests. It is an instance of the xUnit architecture for unit testing frameworks.
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