8 Best Free PHP Testing Tools


Best Free PHP Testing Tools

These open-source PHP unit testing Frameworks are very useful to test web applications. You can test anything that has the potential to break.
PHP Unit Testing Frameworks

Unit Testing for PHP

PHPUnit – Most popular and best PHP unit testing Framework.
Codeception is a PHPUnit powered modern PHP testing tool which offers many useful features such as Selenium WebDriver integration, PHP Frameworks (Symfony2, Laravel4, Yii, Zend Framework) integration, API testing (Facebook, REST, XML-RPC, SOAP), Codecoverage and HTML, TAP, JSON reports. Codeception provides a simple API for preparing acceptable tests.
Behat – Behavior Driven Development
Another PHP Framework for testing business expectations. It allows you to write human-readable stories that describe the behavior for your application.
Flexible and Powerful mockup Framework for PHPUnit /Codeception. AOP Framework takes a different approach to mock.
Mockery is the most famous mockup Framework available in today. It allows us to refers to the pattern of replacing a given class with a faked version.
phpspec – SpecBDD Framework for PHP.
SimpleTest – Familiar with unit testing.
atoum – Modern, intuitive, and simple PHP 5.3+ unit testing Framework. It allows the user to write, readable, reliable, and clear unit tests.