Top 33 JavaScript Projects on GitHub (August 2018)

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Here is a list of 33 most starred open-sourced JavaScript repositories on GitHub as for August 17th, 2018. You may also query GitHub to fetch the latest results.

#1 freeCodeCamp/freeCodeCamp

The https://freeCodeCamp.org open source codebase and curriculum. Learn to code and help nonprofits.
★ 294k

#2 vuejs/vue

A progressive, incrementally-adoptable JavaScript framework for building UI on the web.
★ 111k

#3 facebook/react

A declarative, efficient, and flexible JavaScript library for building user interfaces.
★ 109k

#4 d3/d3

Bring data to life with SVG, Canvas and HTML.
★ 78.1k

#5 airbnb/javascript

JavaScript Style Guide.
★ 74.8k

#6 facebook/react-native

A framework for building native apps with React.
★ 67.6k

#7 angular/angular.js

AngularJS - HTML enhanced for web apps!
★ 58.9k

#8 FortAwesome/Font-Awesome

The iconic SVG, font, and CSS toolkit.
★ 57.2k

#9 facebook/create-react-app

Create React apps with no build configuration.
★ 53.9k

#10 nodejs/node

Node.js JavaScript runtime.
★ 52.3k

#11 jquery/jquery

jQuery JavaScript Library.
★ 49.7k

#12 axios/axios

Promise based HTTP client for the browser and node.js.
★ 46.7k

#13 atom/atom

The hackable text editor.
★ 46k

#14 mrdoob/three.js

JavaScript 3D library.
★ 44.1k

#15 reduxjs/redux

Predictable state container for JavaScript apps.
★ 43.3k

#16 webpack/webpack

A bundler for javascript and friends. Packs many modules into a few bundled assets.
★ 43.3k

#17 socketio/socket.io

Realtime application framework (Node.JS server).
★ 43.2k

#18 Semantic-Org/Semantic-UI

Semantic is a UI component framework based around useful principles from natural language.
★ 42.5k

#19 hakimel/reveal.js

The HTML Presentation Framework
★ 41.9k

#20 h5bp/html5-boilerplate

A professional front-end template for building fast, robust, and adaptable web apps or sites.
★ 41.1k

#21 meteor/meteor

Meteor, the JavaScript App Platform
★ 40.1k

#22 expressjs/express

Fast, unopinionated, minimalist web framework for node.
★ 39.7k

#23 mui-org/material-ui

React components that implement Google's Material Design.
★ 39.5k

#24 chartjs/Chart.js

Simple HTML5 Charts using the canvas tag.
★ 38.9k

#25 moment/moment

Parse, validate, manipulate, and display dates in javascript.
★ 38.3k

#26 resume/resume.github.com

Resumes generated using the GitHub informations.
★ 37.3k

#27 justjavac/free-programming-books-zh_CN

Free programming books (Chinese).
★ 37.3k

#28 GoogleChrome/puppeteer

Headless Chrome Node API.
★ 36.5k

#29 trekhleb/javascript-algorithms

Algorithms and data structures implemented in JavaScript with explanations and links to further readings.
★ 34.1k

#30 lodash/lodash

A modern JavaScript utility library delivering modularity, performance, & extras.
★ 34k

#31 yarnpkg/yarn

Fast, reliable, and secure dependency management.
★ 32.8k

#32 NARKOZ/hacker-scripts

Based on a true story
★ 31.8k

#33 adam-p/markdown-here

Google Chrome, Firefox, and Thunderbird extension that lets you write email in Markdown and render it before sending.
★ 31.2k


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Mike Harrison

32 is just hilarious 😂 as well as the fact that it makes this list

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Sergiu Mureşan

Oh look, AngularJS is there! Raise your hands if you're still using it. I know I am :D