akinsho/toggleterm.nvim plugin provides a terminal session within Neovim, using a float, split or tab.
SPC t for the Terminal sub-menu
SPC t f opens a terminal in a floating window, useful for one-off commands
SPC t h opens a terminal in a horizontal split, useful for a process that prints valuable feedback, e.g. a test runner in watch mode
SPC t t opens a terminal in a tab, useful for background processes that do not need attendtion