Testing Views, Routes, and Helpers for Problems in Your Rails App

Part of Screencast Series: RSpec

Published January 2016

As your apps grows, so will your need for more testing.

Views, routes and helpers are rarely tested in everyday applications. However when your apps grows bigger, having separate specs for them can be a good idea. Therefore, understanding the basics behind testing those components is really a requirement for any professional Rails developer. When you need to test these components, this knowledge will be invaluable!


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Ilya Bodrov-Krukowski

Ilya is a lecturer at MATI-RSTU, senior engineer at Campaigner LLC and seasoned author at SitePoint. When Ilya is not working away on new projects or contributing to open source projects, he's expanding and refining his skills in HTML, CSS, jQuery, Angular, Backbone and Rails. You can read all about his work and development discoveries on his blog Radiant Wind.