Behind the Hooks – Part 4: Issue Tracker

This is Part 4 out of 4 articles introducing apps and services behind GitHub’s service hooks. BugHerd The world’s easiest bug tracker BugHerd is the world’s simplest bug tracker for the web. BugHerd allows you to visually track issues on your website. Using the GitHub integration you can update tasks directly from GitHub commit messages. […]

Behind the Hooks – Part 3: Continuos Integration

This is Part 3 out of 4 articles introducing apps and services behind GitHub’s service hooks. Bamboo Continuous integration server Bamboo is a continuous integration server that automates the building and testing of your software. The github Bamboo service can be used to trigger builds after code has been pushed to your git repository. GitHub integration

Behind the Hooks – Part 2: Chat

This is Part 2 out of 4 articles introducing apps and services behind GitHub’s service hooks. Campfire Team collaboration with real time chat Campfire is like instant messaging, but designed exclusively for groups. Share text, files, and code in real time. Save transcripts so you don’t forget.

Behind the Hooks – Part 1: Project Management

Back in 2008 GitHub introduced service hooks to enable external apps and services to be integrated with GitHub. They started with Campfire, IRC, Lighthouse and Twitter. Since then, over 150 apps and services joined.