gh-impact measures open source influence. gh-impact is based upon the stars a project receives: an account has a gh-impact score of n if they have n projects with n stars. Higher gh-impact scores correspond to accounts that have many well-used projects. For more detailed information, see our reports.

Introduction to gh-impact

About the author

Ian Dennis Miller is a PhD candidate at the University of Toronto. He is currently on parental leave from his studies, enabling him to experiment with this website. Ian’s research focuses on memes, social networks, agent based modeling, and synthetic populations.

Thanks and Credits

This project builds upon the work of many other people. I wish to express my thanks and gratitude for their efforts and for licensing their work in such a way that I may include it in the current work.