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DX GitHub Badge


Display simple GitHub profile badge. Works with widget or placing a shortcode.
The plugin is based on Github Badge –


  • Dashboard Widgets
  • Front End Widget


  1. Upload DX-GitHub-Badge to the /wp-content/plugins/ directory
  2. Activate the plugin through the ‘Plugins’ menu in WordPress
  3. Use [dx_display_gh_badge user="GitHub-Username-here"] shortcode in your Post/Page.


How to use plugin?

Use DX GitHub Badge Widget or [dx_display_gh_badge user="GitHub-Username-here"] shortcode in your Post/Page.


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Contributors & Developers

“DX GitHub Badge” is open source software. The following people have contributed to this plugin.


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  • Version updated to 1.1
  • Minor updates to the codebase – add checks if GitHub username is not empty
  • a11y improvements – update Help Page Headings


  • Version updated to 1.0
  • Fix “Deprecating PHP4 style constructors in WordPress 4.3”.
    • See:
  • Screeshots added


  • Initial release