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A library for testing node.js HTTP servers
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What is SuperTest?

It is a super-agent driven library for testing node.js HTTP servers using a fluent API. It provides a high-level abstraction for testing HTTP, while still allowing you to drop down to the lower-level API provided by superagent.
SuperTest is a tool in the Javascript Testing Framework category of a tech stack.
SuperTest is an open source tool with 9.9K GitHub stars and 638 GitHub forks. Here’s a link to SuperTest's open source repository on GitHub

Who uses SuperTest?

10 companies reportedly use SuperTest in their tech stacks, including Brainhub, FASHION CLOUD, and Kargo Client Dashboard.

19 developers on StackShare have stated that they use SuperTest.

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SuperTest's Features

  • HTTP assertions
  • Asynchronous
  • Promise support

SuperTest Alternatives & Comparisons

What are some alternatives to SuperTest?
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It is a pure-JavaScript implementation of many web standards, notably the WHATWG DOM and HTML Standards, for use with Node.js. In general, the goal of the project is to emulate enough of a subset of a web browser to be useful for testing and scraping real-world web applications.
Jest provides you with multiple layers on top of Jasmine.
It is a Javascript library used to make http requests from node.js or XMLHttpRequests from the browser and it supports the Promise API that is native to JS ES6.
It is the only complete API development environment, used by nearly five million developers and more than 100,000 companies worldwide.
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