Github Trending Repositories

Widget showing trending github repositories.

Author:Aqib Gatoo (profile at
WordPress version required:3.0
WordPress version tested:4.1.2
Plugin version:1.0
Added to WordPress repository:22-04-2015
Last updated:22-04-2015
Warning! This plugin has not been updated in over 2 years. It may no longer be maintained or supported and may have compatibility issues when used with more recent versions of WordPress.
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Github trending provides a widget which shows the latest trending repositories on github.The plugin uses a custom api that keeps track of the trending repositories on github.

Using CSS

The plugin using basic list items to output the trending repositories. You can apply any custom style to the 'github-trending-style.css' file located in the plugin folder.


The plugin caches all the data retrieved from the api for 30 minutes to avoid exceeding the limit of api calls.