See What's Trending on Github in Your Terminal

gem install git_trend -v 0.1.1



Welcome to Git Trend! The best way to stay up to date on trending GitHub projects from the comfort of your terminal.


Add this line to your application's Gemfile:

gem 'git_trend'

And then execute:

$ bundle

Or install it yourself as:

$ gem install git_trend


Once you have Git Trend installed you can run the program by typing gittrend in your terminal. You will then see a welcome prompt and be able to enter a language to search.

Git Trend Welcome

Next you can select a README to view by entering the corresponding number.

Git Trend Select


After checking out the repo, run bin/setup to install dependencies. Then, run bin/console for an interactive prompt that will allow you to experiment.

To install this gem onto your local machine, run bundle exec rake install. To release a new version, update the version number in version.rb, and then run bundle exec rake release to create a git tag for the version, push git commits and tags, and push the .gem file to


  1. Fork it ([my-github-username]/git_trend/fork )
  2. Create your feature branch (git checkout -b my-new-feature)
  3. Commit your changes (git commit -am 'Add some feature')
  4. Push to the branch (git push origin my-new-feature)
  5. Create a new Pull Request


The gem is available as open source under the terms of the MIT License.