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WP GitHub Activity

Description

Pulls your activity feed from GitHub (with local caching) and allows you to display it via shortcode or widget.

You can even specify types of updates to exclude from the list (for example, you might decide ‘watching’ a reposity isn’t noteworthy).

Contributing

The development home for this plugin is on GitHub. This is where active development happens, along with issue tracking and associated discussions.

https://github.com/alexkingorg/wp-github-activity

Support

Support for this plugin will be provided in the form of Product Support. This means that I intend to fix any confirmed bugs and improve the user experience when enhancements are identified and can reasonably be accomodated. There is no User Support provided for this plugin. If you are having trouble with this plugin in your particular installation of WordPress, I will not be able to help you troubleshoot the problem.

This plugin is provided under the terms of the GPL, including the following:

BECAUSE THE PROGRAM IS LICENSED FREE OF CHARGE, THERE IS NO WARRANTY
FOR THE PROGRAM, TO THE EXTENT PERMITTED BY APPLICABLE LAW. EXCEPT WHEN
OTHERWISE STATED IN WRITING THE COPYRIGHT HOLDERS AND/OR OTHER PARTIES
PROVIDE THE PROGRAM “AS IS” WITHOUT WARRANTY OF ANY KIND, EITHER EXPRESSED
OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, THE IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF
MERCHANTABILITY AND FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE. THE ENTIRE RISK AS
TO THE QUALITY AND PERFORMANCE OF THE PROGRAM IS WITH YOU. SHOULD THE
PROGRAM PROVE DEFECTIVE, YOU ASSUME THE COST OF ALL NECESSARY SERVICING,
REPAIR OR CORRECTION.

Screenshots

  • Sidebar widget in action
  • Shortcode in action in the TwentyThirteen theme
  • Sidebar widget settings

Installation

  1. Upload wp-github-activity.php or the wp-github-activity directory to the /wp-content/plugins/ directory
  2. Activate the plugin through the ‘Plugins’ menu in WordPress
  3. Display your recent GitHub activity by adding the shortcode to a post or page, or the widget to a sidebar.

Shortcode Syntax

[github_activity username=”alexkingorg” count=”5″ excluded=”create, watch”]

The excluded parameter is optional, and uses the keywords included in the HTML comment that appears just before each GitHub activity item.

FAQ

Can I list activity for more than one user?

Sure, just add another widget or shortcode with the desired username.

How do I disable the default styling?

There is a filter cf_github_activity_css_output to allow you to turn off the CSS output. Attach to this filter and return true.

Contributors & Developers

“WP GitHub Activity” is open source software. The following people have contributed to this plugin.

Contributors

Changelog

1.0

  • First public release.