Gatsby Starter Github API
How to use
Create a Gatsby site.
Use the Gatsby CLI to create a new site, specifying the default starter.
# create a new Gatsby site using the default starter gatsby new my-portfolio https://github.com/gatsbyjs/gatsby-starter-default cd my-portfolio/
Generate GitHub API Token Follow these instructions: https://help.github.com/articles/creating-a-personal-access-token-for-the-command-line/
Add your generated token to the
mv .env.example .env
# .env GITHUB_API_TOKEN=your-token-here
Change the config for your preferences The config file is located at
Open the source code and start editing!
my-portfolio directory in your code editor of choice and edit
src/pages/index.js. Save your changes and the browser will update in real time!
Your site is now running at
Note: You'll also see a second link:
http://localhost:8000/___graphql. This is a tool you can use to experiment with querying your data. Learn more about using this tool in the Gatsby tutorial.
Modify GitHub Query
Heads up! GitHub's GraphQL Explorer makes use of your real, live, production data.