Top Methods to Find GitHub Users

Top Methods to Find GitHub Users

Project:- 7/500 GitHub User Finder project.


The GitHub User Finder is a web application designed to help users quickly and easily find GitHub profiles and view their details. By simply entering a GitHub username, users can retrieve profile information such as repositories, followers, following, and more. This tool is particularly useful for developers, recruiters, and anyone interested in exploring GitHub profiles efficiently.


  • Search GitHub Users: Enter a GitHub username to fetch and display user profile information.

  • Profile Details: View detailed information about the user including avatar, bio, repositories, followers, and following.

  • Repository List: Display a list of public repositories with links to each repository.

Technologies Used

  • JavaScript: For dynamic interactions and API requests.

  • HTML: To structure the web pages.

  • CSS: For styling the application.


Follow these instructions to set up and run the GitHub User Finder project on your local machine:

  1. Clone the repository:

     git clone
  2. Navigate to the project directory:

     cd Web Scraping and API Projects/1-github_user_finder
  3. Open the project: Open index.html in your preferred web browser to view the application.

  4. Usage:

    • Enter a GitHub username in the search bar and click on the search button.

    • The user's profile information will be displayed on the screen.


Contributions are welcome! To contribute to the GitHub User Finder project, follow these steps:

  1. Fork the repository: Click the "Fork" button on the top right corner of the repository page.

  2. Clone your forked repository:

     git clone
  3. Create a new branch:

     git checkout -b feature/your-feature-name
  4. Make your changes: Implement your feature or fix a bug.

  5. Commit your changes:

     git commit -m "Add your feature or fix description"
  6. Push to your forked repository:

     git push origin feature/your-feature-name
  7. Create a pull request: Go to the original repository on GitHub and click on the "New Pull Request" button. Fill in the necessary details and submit.

Get in Touch

If you have any questions or need further assistance, feel free to open an issue on GitHub or contact us directly. Your contributions and feedback are highly appreciated!

Thank you for your interest in the GitHub User Finder project. Together, we can build a more robust and feature-rich application. Happy coding!