Monitor traffic on Github repositories


October 1, 2021

Github only shows traffic data for the last 2 weeks. Through the API is possible to gather those data every 2 weeks and save them for later collection and reduction.

Available data

It’s 3 different stats:

  • clone: number of clones and unique clones per day
  • referrer: websites that linked to the repository in the last 2 weeks
  • traffic: views and unique visitors


I have created a set of scripts based on github-traffic-stats

Follow the instructions in the