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Learn Playwright & Puppeteer
Tips, tricks, and in-depth guides from the trenches. Learn how to use the popular open-source browser automation frameworks, Playwright and Puppeteer. This guide provides detailed information and examples how you can write high-quality scripts for testing and synthetic monitoring.
Have a look at how Playwright & Puppeteer work, what similarities they share, as well as the noticeable differences.
What is Playwright
Built on the experience of Puppeteer, Microsoft's Playwright offers unique features.
What is Puppeteer?
Learn what's behind the popular Node.js library from Google and the use cases it serves. We have stopped supporting Puppeteer in newer runtimes after 2022.02.
Playwright and Puppeteer are extremely powerful and serve a wide range of use cases. We have collected in-depth articles for important scenarios and challenging automation flows.
End to end scenarios
Learn how to script complete user scenarios from signup to checkout.
Network & state
Learn about guidelines to write quality automation scripts.
Learn how you can use Playwright & Puppeteer to measure page performances.
Working with navigation and waits are the fundamental of any script.
Learn how to control HTTP requests and responses.
Working with selectors is key for writing high quality scripts.
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