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Nightwatchjs vs Reflect: What are the differences?

What is Nightwatchjs? Automated testing and continous integration framework based on node.js and selenium webdriver. Nightwatch.js is an easy to use Node.js based End-to-End (E2E) testing solution for browser based apps and websites. It uses the powerful Selenium WebDriver API to perform commands and assertions on DOM elements.

What is Reflect? Automated web regression testing without writing any code or installing any software. It is a tool that helps you test any website without writing any code or installing anything. All you need to create a test is a URL. Our cloud-based browser allows you to interact with your website just like a normal browser. Behind the scenes, it captures all of your actions and builds a repeatable test script. When you're finished, you can run that test script whenever you want within our automated platform. So, if you can use your site, you can test your site.

Nightwatchjs and Reflect belong to "Browser Testing" category of the tech stack.

Some of the features offered by Nightwatchjs are:

  • e2e
  • test
  • javascript

On the other hand, Reflect provides the following key features:

  • API
  • Automation
  • Web testing

Nightwatchjs is an open source tool with 10.1K GitHub stars and 994 GitHub forks. Here's a link to Nightwatchjs's open source repository on GitHub.

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      What is Nightwatchjs?

      Nightwatch.js is an easy to use Node.js based End-to-End (E2E) testing solution for browser based apps and websites. It uses the powerful Selenium WebDriver API to perform commands and assertions on DOM elements.

      What is Reflect?

      It is a tool that helps you test any website without writing any code or installing anything. All you need to create a test is a URL. Our cloud-based browser allows you to interact with your website just like a normal browser. Behind the scenes, it captures all of your actions and builds a repeatable test script. When you're finished, you can run that test script whenever you want within our automated platform. So, if you can use your site, you can test your site.

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        Protractor
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