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Gitalytics - A simple overview of Github activities

shhdharmen profile image Dharmen Shah Updated on ・1 min read

What I am planning to build

A simple analytics like tool which will give overview of developer's Github activities based on mainly 2 inputs: username and date-range.

Category Submission: Random Roulette

Link to Source Code

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🐙 🐱 📊 Gitalytics - A simple overview of your Github activities

Gitalytics

A simple overview of your github activities

Gitalytics

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Permissive License: MIT

Background

I got inspired from Spotify Year in Review feature and thought that developers should also see their 'Github Year in Review'.

How I am going to build it

This is mostly going to be Angular app. I am planning to use:

  1. Angular Material for UI
  2. ng2-charts for charts
  3. Bootstrap for layout
  4. html2canvas for exporting images

With above, I will also need below thigs, which are new for me:

  1. Github APIs
  2. Digital Ocean Platform

Additional Resources/Info

As I keep making progress, I will keep writing more articles in this series.

Discussion (7)

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raddevus

This looks interesting and like something I would use. I'll keep checking back as you move forward with development. I've created my entry for the #doHackathon too. I see you're a frontend dev and I'd really appreciate it if you get a few moments to check out my app and let me know what you think. Good luck in the challenge.

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Dharmen Shah Author

I will have an in-depth look into it soon. But briefly, it's looking good.

I like this statement:

Every year I get the same request from my manager: Send me a list of your accomplishments for the year.

😅

Congratulations for the app...

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Bean

Well, goodluck!

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Stephanie Morillo

This is awesome. We definitely need better analytics in GitHub. Good luck!

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Chris Sev

Really like this idea. Excited to see it!