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GitHub Gist WordPress Plugin


Drop in the embed code from github between the gist shortcode.


The [gist] tag also grabs the html content of the gist and wraps it with “” so that your codes will be SEO enabled for the botz.


1) Download the plugin zip file.

2) Unzip.

3) Upload the gisthub plugin directory to your wordpress plugin directory (/wp-content/plugins).

4) Activate the plugin.

5) Use the [gist] shortcode with greatness!

Contributors & Developers

“GitHub Gist WordPress Plugin” is open source software. The following people have contributed to this plugin.



  • let there be gists!