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What are the top Javascript automation testing frameworks in 2020?

I wanted to know about some of the top Javascript automation testing frameworks in 2020. Can anyone please suggest me some.

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1. Jest

Rated as number #1 JavaScript automation testing framework for 2018 by the stateofjs survey. Jest was developed by Facebook and used to test JavaScript codes, especially applications developed using React JS.

2. Mocha

Mocha is a JavaScript-based automated test framework meant for testing applications that run using Node.js. Mocha is rated as #2 JavaScript automation testing framework for stateofjs survey of 2018.

3. Jasmine

Jasmine, mostly used for asynchronous testing is a feature-rich JavaScript automation testing framework for JavaScript. The application runs on Node.js and allows accurate and flexible bug reporting by serially running the test cases.

4. Nightwatch

Nightwatch is a powerful automated framework that uses Selenium WebDriver API and allows the user to perform end to end testing. The primary objective of Nightwatch is to simplify the process of writing automated test cases and helping to set up continuous integration in your development cycle.

5. Protractor

It is an end to end automation testing framework dedicated for testing your angular application in a real browser, making automated interaction just like a real user.

6. Selenium Webdriver

You can use Selenium for performing automated cross browser testing in a thorough manner. Not only can you use Selenium to perform automation testing with JavaScript, but you can also use it for other programming languages too.

7. Puppeteer(Library)

Puppeteer is another Node.js based automated testing library which provides an API that helps the users to control Chrome by overriding the standard DevTools protocol. Many scenarios which can be done manually in the browser can be automated with the help of Puppeteer.

8. Karma(Test Runner)

Karma was developed to bring a testing environment to developers. An environment where they have to worry less about configuration. They can only write code and get feedback instantly from the test cases.

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