4 stargazers - analyze GitHub stars by spencerkimball

github.com godoc.org goreportcard.com posted by gopher 273 days ago  

GitHub allows visitors to star a repo to bookmark it for later perusal. Stars represent a casual interest in a repo, and when enough of them accumulate, it's natural to wonder what's driving interest. Stargazers attempts to get a handle on who these users are by finding out what else they've starred, which other repositories they've contributed to, and who's following them on GitHub.

Article: https://www.cockroachlabs.com/blog/what-can-we-learn-from-our-github-stars/

Register to comment or vote on this story