How to Set Up on Mac

A guide for installing Cypress on MacOS.

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The first step of a new project can be the most intimidating. If you’re about to make the switch to Cypress, don’t worry. Cypress is quicker to install and get up and running than Selenium.

In this article, I’ll walk you through how to install for the first time on a Mac.



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