Stop writing step by step test cases!

  1. A new member coming onto the team — formal test cases can be a way of them getting to know the product quickly.
  2. Other team members understanding what has been tested.

Feature maps

Value

Test cases are not a sign of quality

  • Are you working in parallel with team members?
  • Are you working together to figure out the tests you need to run for happy paths, edge cases or regression impact?
  • Are you sharing the exploratory notes with your team?
  • Does your team understand testing?

Maintenance overhead

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