Cucumber vs react-testing-library

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Cucumber vs react-testing-library: What are the differences?

What is Cucumber? Simple, human collaboration. Cucumber is a tool that supports Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD) - a software development process that aims to enhance software quality and reduce maintenance costs.

What is react-testing-library? A lightweight solution for testing React components. It is a simple and complete React DOM testing utility that encourage good testing practices. It provides light utility functions on top of react-dom and react-dom/test-utils, in a way that encourages better testing practices.

Cucumber and react-testing-library can be categorized as "Testing Frameworks" tools.

Cucumber and react-testing-library are both open source tools. react-testing-library with 8.25K GitHub stars and 464 forks on GitHub appears to be more popular than Cucumber with 2.58K GitHub stars and 502 GitHub forks.

According to the StackShare community, Cucumber has a broader approval, being mentioned in 85 company stacks & 189 developers stacks; compared to react-testing-library, which is listed in 4 company stacks and 4 developer stacks.

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    Simple Syntax
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    Simple usage
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    Nice report
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    Huge community
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    We can test behavior

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What is Cucumber?

Cucumber is a tool that supports Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD) - a software development process that aims to enhance software quality and reduce maintenance costs.

What is react-testing-library?

It is a simple and complete React DOM testing utility that encourage good testing practices. It provides light utility functions on top of react-dom and react-dom/test-utils, in a way that encourages better testing practices.

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What are some alternatives to Cucumber and react-testing-library?
Selenium
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.
RSpec
Behaviour Driven Development for Ruby. Making TDD Productive and Fun.
TestNG
It is a testing framework designed to simplify a broad range of testing needs, it covers all categories of tests: unit, functional, end-to-end, integration, etc.Run your tests in arbitrarily big thread pools with various policies available (all methods in their own thread, one thread per test class, etc.
JUnit
JUnit is a simple framework to write repeatable tests. It is an instance of the xUnit architecture for unit testing frameworks.
Celery
Celery is an asynchronous task queue/job queue based on distributed message passing. It is focused on real-time operation, but supports scheduling as well.
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