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Gistlog was an app that turned your GitHub Gists into shareable blog posts. Due to waning interest we have decided to shut down Gistlog.

Turn your gists into easy, beautiful, responsive blog posts--each a "GistLog". Just paste a Gist URL into and you're up and running.

You can also just replace in any URL with, and you instantly have a beautiful GistLog.


  • PHP >= 7.4
  • Composer


  1. Clone the repository locally
  2. Install dependencies with composer install
  3. Copy .env.example to .env and modify its contents to reflect your local environment
  4. Generate application key
php artisan key:generate
  1. Configure a web server, such as the built-in PHP web server, to serve this site using the +public+ directory as its root
php -S localhost:8080 -t public
  1. Go to and create a Oauth app
  2. Create a token here that has access right to Gist


If you have any questions, please reach out to @mattstauffer. Find him here or on twitter at @stauffermatt.


Please see the for more explicit instructions on how to contribute to the project.

If you have an idea for the project, please look at the open issues, and if your idea isn't there, open an issue for discussion.You can write a pull request without validating the idea first, but it will open up the possibility that you spend a lot of time writing a feature and it gets rejected.