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Discussion on: 8 Habits For Beginning and Mid Level JavaScript Developers That Sabotage Your Future

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B. Agustín Amenábar Larraín
  • Testing tends to be boring, hard to set up and feels slow.
  • Testing is something more experienced developers do more often than junior developer.
  • Testing will prevent unexpected bugs stalling your project at the last 20% because you there trying to be "productive" the first 80%.
  • Testing is not TDD, nor 100% coverage, but trying to do any of them will teach you about your code and will catch bugs.
  • Testing is something I have learnt to appreciate the hard slow way.
  • Testing has made me much more productive although I rarely do TDD.