Taiko: Detailed Overview & Metrics

v1.3.10(10 months ago)

This package is actively maintained.Types definitions are bundled with the npm packageNumber of direct dependencies: 13Monthly npm downloads

Taiko is a powerful and easy-to-use browser automation library for Node.js. It provides a simple and expressive API for automating browser tasks such as clicking buttons, filling forms, navigating pages, and extracting data. Taiko uses the Chrome DevTools Protocol under the hood, allowing you to interact with the browser in a headless or non-headless mode.

Compared to other popular browser automation tools like Puppeteer or Selenium, Taiko stands out for its simplicity and intuitive syntax. It eliminates the need for writing complex selectors by using human-readable text and built-in accessibility attributes. Taiko also offers robust support for testing web applications, making it a great choice for end-to-end testing and web scraping tasks.

Taiko is actively maintained and regularly updated with new features and bug fixes. It has a growing community and extensive documentation, making it easy to get started and find support. If you're looking for a powerful and user-friendly browser automation library, Taiko is definitely worth considering.

Alternatives:
puppeteer+
playwright+
webdriverio+
nightwatch+
cypress+
testcafe+
selenium-webdriver+
protractor+
codeceptjs+
nightmare+

Tags: javascriptbrowser-automationtestingweb-scrapingheadless-browser