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Simple Gist Embed


This plugin lets you embed Github’s Gists in your posts or pages, but the main deference then all others is that this plugin also enables you to create Gists without leaving your WordPress.
that’s right you can create gists from within your WordPress admin.


  • Updated to the latest GitHub API V3
  • Create Gists from your WordPress Admin panel
  • Internal cache built-in
  • Built in Tinymce (editor) button.
  • Works with all posts types (post,page,custom).

any feedback or suggestions are welcome.

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  • Embed panel

  • Gist creator

  • Tinymce button

  • Output example


Simple steps:

  1. Extract the zip file and just drop the contents in the wp-content/plugins/ directory of your WordPress installation.
  2. Then activate the Plugin from Plugins page.
  3. Done!


What are the requirements?

PHP 5.2 and up.

I have Found a Bug, Now what?

Simply use the Support Forum and thanks a head for doing that.

How to Use?

Contributors & Developers

“Simple Gist Embed” is open source software. The following people have contributed to this plugin.


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Interested in development?

Browse the code, check out the SVN repository, or subscribe to the development log by RSS.


1.1 added enqueue for missing tabs.

1.0 initial release.