How-many-views-github

Mini HTTP server, counts GitHub profile views

Usage

  • Go to github.com and create a repo that is the same as your username
  • Add a README file to that repo
  • Start editing the file and add this URL mentioned below
![](https://hmvg.herokuapp.com?username=your_github_username)
  • Now check preview, you should have an image with view counts (if you haven’t used this before, the first count will be 0 and increase on each view)

💡 To change colors, try these parameters

To change “Profile views” background color

1

![](https://hmvg.herokuapp.com?username=your_github_username&first_color=b54ed4)

To change counts background color

2

![](https://hmvg.herokuapp.com?username=your_github_username&second_color=d4514e)

If you want to change both sides color

3

![](https://hmvg.herokuapp.com?username=your_github_username&first_color=d4514e&second_color=de7e1f)

Installation

To run it locally

  • Clone the repo git clone https://github.com/kiwimoe/hmvg.git

  • Move there and run go build*

  • Now run the server, should be active at localhost:1337

Note: “*” You must have to install Go before taking furthur steps. To download visit go.dev

To deploy on heroku

To learn how to deploy your own instance, visit Heroku docs

GitHub

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