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A collection of awesome browser extensions for GitHub.

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May 01 - May 07, 2023

GitHub to Linear (猸18)

View and create Linear tickets from any GitHub PR or issue.

Installs: 28 | Stars: 18 | Last update: 12 Apr 2023

Nov 07 - Nov 13, 2022

GitHub Recommender (猸34)

Lists repositories that are similar to the one being viewed

Installs: 274 | Stars: 34 | Last update: 10 Aug 2022

Oct 24 - Oct 30, 2022

Advanced GitHub Notifier (猸75)

Shows notifications when you get a new notification on GitHub and provides quick access to all notifications in a popup.

Installs: 143 | Stars: 75 | Last update: 4 Jun 2022

Autoviewed (猸7)

Removes clutter from your pull request by automatically marking as viewed files that aren't worth reviewing.

Installs: 37 | Stars: 7 | Last update: 14 Feb 2022

CodeWing (猸50)

Next level code navigation for GitHub.

Installs: 633 | Stars: 51 | Last update: 20 Jul 2022

Codeflower (猸12)

Visualize GitHub repos as d3 force-directed graphs. The extension gives you a quick overview of the size and composition of any repo.

Installs: 214 | Stars: 12 | Last update: 26 Apr 2022

The CoderStats link for GitHub Chrome extension displays a link to the CoderStats page for the currently displayed user or organization profile page on GitHub.

Installs: 782 | Stars: 18 | Last update: 2 May 2023

Contributors on GitHub (猸451)

Show the # of PRs and other contributors stats in the Issues/PRs tab. Can be helpful for maintainers that want to know if it's a contributor's first PR.

Installs: 345 | Stars: 452 | Last update: 1 Mar 2021

Enhanced GitHub (猸1.8k)

Displays size of each file, download link and an option of copying file contents directly to clipboard

Installs: 40736 | Stars: 1819 | Last update: 25 Dec 2021

GIFs for GitHub (猸143)

Easily search GIPHY to add a GIF into any GitHub comment box.

Installs: 9429 | Stars: 146 | Last update: 29 Nov 2022

Git History (猸13k)

Quickly browse the history of a file from any git repository.

Installs: 7236 | Stars: 13268 | Last update: 6 May 2020

GitHub Code Folding (猸286)

Code folding - the ability to selectively hide and display sections of a code - is an invaluable feature in many text editors and IDEs. Now, developers can utilize that same style code-folding while poring over source code on the web in GitHub. Works for any type of indentation- spaces or tabs.

Installs: 3143 | Stars: 285 | Last update: 14 Jul 2022

GitHub Custom Tab Size (猸66)

Set custom tab size for code view on

Installs: 597 | Stars: 67 | Last update: 6 May 2019

GitHub Diff Navigator (猸19)

Easily navigate through the changes in a file that has been edited on GitHub.

Installs: 218 | Stars: 19 | Last update: 28 Apr 2023

GitHub File Icon (猸1.3k)

A browser extension which gives different filetypes different icons on GitHub.

Installs: 10000 | Stars: 1261 | Last update: 21 Mar 2023

GitHub Hovercard (猸1.8k)

Neat hovercards for GitHub.

Installs: 26068 | Stars: 1761 | Last update: 12 May 2021

Colorize issue and PR links to see their status (open, closed, merged).

Installs: 973 | Stars: 293 | Last update: 4 Nov 2021

GitHub Npm Stats (猸56)

Displays npm package stats on GitHub

Installs: 638 | Stars: 56 | Last update: 31 May 2020

GitHub Red Issues (猸37)

Revert closed GitHub issues from purple back to red

Installs: 32 | Stars: 37 | Last update: 24 Apr 2023

GitHub Repo Size (猸1.1k)

Automatically adds repository size to GitHub's repository summary.

Installs: 20000 | Stars: 1147 | Last update: 26 Jun 2020

GitHub Story Points (猸60)

Chrome extension to see story points in GitHub projects.

Installs: 680 | Stars: 60 | Last update: 17 Aug 2020

GitHub User Languages (猸46)

Generates a pie chart on user profile pages displaying a breakdown of what languages they have used in their repositories.

Installs: 1033 | Stars: 46 | Last update: 16 Jun 2022

GitHub Writer (猸326)

This extension adds the simplicity of WYSIWYG editing to issues, comments, pull requests, wikis and discussions in GitHub. It accepts Markdown input and offers productive writing, starting with tables.

Installs: 2126 | Stars: 328 | Last update: 28 Nov 2022

GitHub vscode-icons (猸262)

Show vscode-icons (猸4k) in the repository browser.

Installs: 2000 | Stars: 263 | Last update: 30 Sep 2021

GitZip for github (猸28)

It can make the sub-directories and files of github repository as zip and download it

Installs: 103235 | Stars: 29 | Last update: 18 May 2023

Github Saved Filters

Create, save, edit, pin, search and delete filters that you commonly use on the Github Issues and Pull Requests pages. You are able to scope filters to be shown globally (on each repo) or only have them show up on the repo you create them on. Pinning filters is also a feature that this extension allows you to do. So if you have several filters you use daily - you have a way to quickly access them, at the top of your list.

Installs: 509 | Stars: n/a | Last update: 22 Aug 2022

GithubOriginalStreak (猸221)

Extension to get back current and longest streak.

Installs: 740 | Stars: 221 | Last update: 10 Jan 2023

Hide files on GitHub (猸311)

Hide dotfiles from the GitHub file browser.

Installs: 681 | Stars: 315 | Last update: 17 Sep 2021

Like On GitHub (猸231)

Chrome extension that adds a button in browser and links this button to a GitHub repository that you will configure, then on any webpage just click this extension button and it will add the given link with the title of the page in that repository.

Installs: 64 | Stars: 231 | Last update: 26 May 2018

Lovely forks (猸545)

See forks with the most stars under the names of repositories.

Installs: 1331 | Stars: 547 | Last update: 1 Sep 2021

Material Icons for Github (猸347)

Show Material icons for files/folders in repository file viewer. Display the same icons from vscode-material-icon-theme VSCode extension.

Installs: 9546 | Stars: 347 | Last update: 8 May 2023

My Git Repo News (猸14)

Chrome extension which helps you not to miss important changes in your news thread related to your repo

Installs: 24 | Stars: 14 | Last update: 1 Oct 2018

Notifications Preview for GitHub (猸141)

A Chrome and Firefox extension to quickly see your notifications in a popup without leaving the current page.

Installs: 443 | Stars: 141 | Last update: 6 Apr 2023

Notifier for GitHub (猸1.7k)

Displays your GitHub notifications unread count. Supports GitHub Enterprise and an option to only show unread count for issues you're participating in. You can click the icon to quickly see your unread notifications.

Installs: 10512 | Stars: 1698 | Last update: 10 Mar 2023

OctoLenses (猸129)

Filter your pull requests/issues in different categories giving you a big boost in productivity. Also suggests new trending repositories.

Installs: 3 | Stars: 129 | Last update: 16 Jan 2020

OctoLinker (猸5.1k)

OctoLinker is the easiest and best way to navigate between files and projects on GitHub. It supports languages such as JavaScript, Ruby, Go, PHP, JAVA and more. It works with package.json as well as with Gemfiles.

Installs: 32360 | Stars: 5148 | Last update: 13 Nov 2022

OctoPermalinker (猸20)

OctoPermalinker is a browser extension that searches GitHub comments/files for links to files on branches, and adds a link to where the branch pointed when the comment/file was made/updated. This helps you avoid following a link that was broken after being posted. For context, here's some discussion about broken GitHub links: Don't link to line numbers in GitHub.

For example, suppose you're looking at a gist that links to a file on the master branch of a repo. At the time the gist was made, the link worked, but if the file gets removed, the link is broken. OctoPermalinker uses the gist creation date to add a permalink that still works.

Installs: 219 | Stars: 20 | Last update: 20 May 2017

Octotree (猸22k)

Useful for developers who frequently read source in GitHub and do not want to download or checkout too many repositories.

Installs: 437786 | Stars: 22457 | Last update: 24 May 2023

PR Monitor (猸106)

Helps you keep track of incoming and outgoing PRs, and notifies you when you receive a pull request on GitHub.

Installs: 719 | Stars: 107 | Last update: 16 Oct 2022

Potential changes for GitHub (猸97)

Browser extension that shows which pull requests contain changes related to a file.

Installs: 45 | Stars: 97 | Last update: 15 Oct 2020

Refined GitHub (猸21k)

Extension that simplifies the GitHub interface and adds useful features.

Installs: 77909 | Stars: 21177 | Last update: 20 May 2023

Render Whitespace on GitHub (猸72)

Are they tabs? Are they spaces? How many? Never wonder again! Renders spaces as and tabs as in all the code on GitHub.

Installs: 618 | Stars: 72 | Last update: 25 Aug 2018

Sourcegraph (猸7.9k)

The Sourcegraph browser extension gives GitHub IDE-like powers when you're viewing code, pull requests, and diffs:

  1. Go to definition
  2. Find references
  3. Powerful code search with regexp matching, diff searches, and other filters
  4. Hover tooltips
  5. File tree navigation

Installs: 101147 | Stars: 7901 | Last update: 15 Apr 2023

What's New on GitHub (猸31)

Helps you see easily which activities happened since you last visited GitHub.

Installs: 210 | Stars: 31 | Last update: n/a

WorkerB for Pull Requests

Generate a magic link for your PR and post it on shared Slack channel, to entice reviewers to pick up your PR faster!

Installs: 1000 | Stars: n/a | Last update: 18 Feb 2023

eesel: The new tab for GitHub

All your issues, PRs, repos and other work documents right in your new tab

Installs: 20194 | Stars: n/a | Last update: 19 Apr 2023

gitako - github file tree (猸2.1k)

file tree for github, and more than that.

Installs: 10597 | Stars: n/a | Last update: 18 May 2023

gitpod - dev environments in a browser tab (猸121)

gitpod streamlines developer workflows by providing ready-to-code development environments in your browser - powered by vs code.

Installs: 62726 | Stars: 122 | Last update: 24 Feb 2023

npmhub (猸695)

When viewing a repository on that has a package.json file, this extension will introspect the dependencies in package.json and display links and description for each dependency, just below the repo's README.

Installs: 2080 | Stars: 695 | Last update: 23 May 2023

xhub (猸84)

Extends GitHub pages with math, diagrams, embedded YouTube videos etc.

Installs: 428 | Stars: 84 | Last update: 10 Jan 2023

Oct 17 - Oct 23, 2022

GitHub CSV Diff (猸3)

GitHub provides a page that only shows diffs with a .diff at the end of the URL of the pull request. This browser extension makes it easier to view csv diffs by using daff on that page.

Installs: 26 | Stars: 3 | Last update: 18 Apr 2021

Isometric Contributions (猸3.3k)

Allows you to toggle between the normal GitHub contribution chart and an isometric pixel art version.

Installs: 10000 | Stars: 3348 | Last update: 17 Apr 2023

Module Linker (猸248)

An extension that creates direct links to imported modules, external or internal, on source code on GitHub. Supports multiple languages, including common ones like Rust, Go, Python and Ruby, but also odd ones like Nim, Haskell, Julia and Elm.

Installs: 52 | Stars: 248 | Last update: 27 Nov 2019

Old School GitHub (猸216)

Revert GitHub's UI back to its classic look (before the June 23, 2020 update that has a flat, rounded and more whitespaced design).

Installs: 307 | Stars: 216 | Last update: 30 Apr 2023

This browser extension allows you to open files in your IDE directly from GitHub, assuming the repository you are working on is cloned on your computer. When a fragment of a file is displayed, your IDE opens the file and puts the cursor at the desired line.

Installs: 1038 | Stars: 57 | Last update: 28 Nov 2022

Semantic Code Reviews

Introduces the Explore tab in the pull request interface where you can review changes ordered by importance and see the semantic context surrounding each change.

Installs: 37 | Stars: n/a | Last update: 10 Aug 2020


ZenHub is the first and only project management suite that works natively within GitHub; enhancing your workflow with features built specifically for startups, fast-moving engineering teams, and the open-source community. The product is a browser extension that injects advanced functionality including real-time drag-and-drop Issue Task Boards, peer feedback via a +1 button, and support for uploading any file type directly into the GitHub interface. ZenHub makes it easy to centralize all processes into GitHub, keeping your team lean and agile.

Installs: 80000 | Stars: n/a | Last update: 21 May 2023

Oct 03 - Oct 09, 2022

Octohint (猸956)

The missing IntelliSense hint for GitHub and GitLab

Installs: 5000 | Stars: 956 | Last update: 4 Feb 2022

Sep 26 - Oct 02, 2022

Hacker Tab (猸342)

Replace browser new tab screen with GitHub trending projects.

Installs: 2000 | Stars: 342 | Last update: n/a

Sep 19 - Sep 25, 2022

GitHub Highlight Selected (猸141)

Highlight selected word in GitHub source view like Sublime Text.

Installs: 1000 | Stars: 141 | Last update: 8 Oct 2019

Aug 22 - Aug 28, 2022

Tab Size on GitHub (猸283)

Make tab indented code more readable by forcing the tab size to 4 instead of 8.

Installs: 2000 | Stars: 283 | Last update: 25 Sep 2021

Jul 18 - Jul 24, 2022

github.expandinizr (猸129)

Add breakpoints at 1400px, 1600px and 1800px for full GitHub experience on large screens. Also removes the truncating of file and directory names in the repository browser.

Installs: 2000 | Stars: 129 | Last update: 24 Jul 2020

Jul 11 - Jul 17, 2022

Gifhub Pull Request (猸22)

Find the best GIFs for your awesome pull requests.

Installs: 136 | Stars: 22 | Last update: n/a