Automation is one of BDD's hallmark benefits. Regardless of language, all BDD frameworks share a similar modular structure. Read more to see what makes up BDD automation!
BDD and Agile complement each other nicely because BDD makes up for Agile's shortcomings. BDD improves collaboration and shift left testing.
Writing good feature files is harder that you think. Follow these tried-and-true best practices to write Gherkin like a pro.
The best way to learn Gherkin is to see feature file examples that exercise its syntax.
In BDD, formalized behavior scenarios are written in Gherkin. Scenarios follow a Given-When-Then format with a few extra bells and whistles.
Should Gherkin steps be written using first-person or third-person perspective? I recommend a consistent third-person point of view.
I wrote a basic language file for Gherkin syntax highlighting in Notepad++.