If there’s one thing to be said for Twitter and GitHub, it’s that developers tend to make a home at both. So a new Chrome extension that adds your Twitter handle to a GitHub profile is pretty much a no-brainer.
It doesn’t even have a clever name: Twitter for GitHub. And really, the name says it all.
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But, it saves GitHub folk the trouble of looking you up on Twitter. For those with more common names, it can also save new developer friends the tedium of scouring through a ton of Twitter profiles until they find the right you — especially if you’re not using a good headshot of yourself (guilty as charged).
And if you don’t want people emailing you just to say ‘hi,’ Twitter for GitHub is perfect. Sadly, it’s only a Chrome extension, so anyone using a different browser to access GitHub won’t be able to use it.