Embed a GitHub Repository part 2.

November 11, 2017 React JavaScript Open Source

A couple years ago I created a WordPress plugin to allow me to embed a GitHub repository widget in posts/pages using a shortcode. I wanted a quick way to display a summary about a project hosted on GitHub. You can read the original post here:


I’ve been working on porting my website’s frontend to React and I wanted the same widget on my new site.

Introducing React GitHub Widget

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Latest commit to the master branch on 2015-11-20
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This new React GitHub Widget by default handles everything for you. You just pass it the repository path, it loads the data and displays it in a nice clean way. It’s almost exactly like the WordPress plugin, just implemented as a React component instead.

Check it out here:


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