This plugin hasn’t 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.

GitHub Profile Widget


The profile appearance mimics the profile page in GitHub. You just simply enter GitHub username and theme for the widget to show off the GitHub profile in a widget.

This plugin depends on GitHub API plugin. Make sure to install and activate that first.

Development of this plugin is done on GitHub. Pull requests are always welcome.


  • Widget with "dark-background" theme rendered in twentyfourteen
  • Widget with "light-background" theme rendered in twentytwelve
  • Widget instance



  • Removes octicons as it’s now being registered by github-api plugin
  • Enqueues styles only when the widget is active


Initial release

Contributors & Developers

This is open source software. The following people have contributed to this plugin.


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