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5 Myths about Test Driven Development


I’ve seen a lot of misconceptions, or myths about test driven development over the years.

Why? Well, it’s hard to say directly why. Indirectly, it’s easy. I’ve spent a lot of the last half decade not just practicing TDD, but teaching it. This includes video courses, blog posts, and working with clients specifically to teach their teams the practice. I have a lot of exposure to people about to learn the practice, so if anyone were going to hear the myths about it, I would.

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