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Traffic Graphs

We all love stats and graphs, and I especially love bringing them to you. So without further ado I present the long asked for traffic graph for each and every…

Tom Preston-Werner
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Fast Forward Your Fork

Since forking a repository is so easy on GitHub, a number of people tend to do it thinking they want to play with the source, but then never actually push…

Scott Chacon
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Git on Windows (again)

Another good Git on Windows blog post. Don't forgot about our Guide, either! ![](https://cloud.githubusercontent.com/assets/391331/13195752/e4a40c24-d76e-11e5-8f39-290d40ccd7de.png)

Chris Wanstrath
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GitHub Rebase #7

Welcome to the seventh edition of Rebase! Starting this week I'll be nominating a new repo to the "Featured Project" section on the front page, and explaining why I think…

Nick Quaranto
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GitHub Rebase #4

Sorry about the delay on this one folks. Enjoy! :) Stats Breakdown Notable Projects acts_like_git: Crappy name, but this Rails plugin really does some neat stuff. It allows you to…

Nick Quaranto
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Impact Graph Speedups

Impact Graphs got a nice upgrade today that has resulted in improved render times (except on the very first load after the recent deploy). Once a graph has been generated,…

Tom Preston-Werner
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GitHub Rebase #3

This week I've changed the graphs around quite a bit! The activity on the site just continues to increase, and surprisingly it didn't take a hit because of RubyConf. Stats…

Nick Quaranto
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GitHub Rebase #2

It looks like I've been enlisted as an official blogger to bring you the latest and greatest work that's coming out of GitHub! Sit back, ogle at the graphs, and…

Nick Quaranto
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The New Queue

Yesterday we moved to a new queue, Shopify's delayed_job (or dj). After trying a few different solutions in the early days, we settled on Ara Howard's Bj. It was fine…

Chris Wanstrath
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Network Graph: Better, Stronger, Faster!

![](https://cloud.githubusercontent.com/assets/391331/6140892/b9f0f278-b152-11e4-83d3-a9d2ef633ff3.png) It's been almost 6 months since we released the network graph and since then it has become an indispensable part of the GitHub experience. Over that period I've been…

Tom Preston-Werner
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HTTP Cloning

You can now clone public repositories hosted on GitHub over HTTP. This is very slow and should only be used if the git port (9418) is blocked due to a…

Chris Wanstrath
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Not Just Code

cschneid and friends are working on a Sinatra book using Git and GitHub. Anyone can join in. They join the growing number of people using Git and GitHub to write…

Chris Wanstrath
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GitHub Shirts

The 350 GitHub t-shirts we gave away at RailsConf 2008 last weekend were a huge hit! For anyone that wasn't there, the fronts say "fork you" and the backs say…

Tom Preston-Werner
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Git over Bonjour

Chad Fowler and friends busted out the amazing gitjour this weekend at RailsConf. It's a simple RubyGem which lets you serve and clone git repositories over Apple's Bonjour. I'm at…

Chris Wanstrath
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Meet the Developers

Meet the three gentlemen responsible for all your favorite GitHub bugs and features. PJ Hyett (pjhyett) is one of the two penmen behind popular Ruby and Rails tabloid rag Err…

Chris Wanstrath
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Rolling with Engine Yard

The secret's out. Popular Rails host Engine Yard recently issued a press release titled GitHub and Lighthouse Tap Private Cluster from Engine Yard. In it you can find some choice…

Chris Wanstrath
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More Fluid Tastiness

Welp, I finally upgraded to Leopard today. And you know what that means... Fluid! Now that I can run standalone GitHub, I thought it would be fun to play with…

Chris Wanstrath