PSGitHub VS PowerShellForGitHub

Compare PSGitHub vs PowerShellForGitHub and see what are their differences.


This PowerShell module contains commands to manage GitHub through its REST API. (by pcgeek86)


Microsoft PowerShell wrapper for GitHub API (by microsoft)
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PSGitHub PowerShellForGitHub
1 4
164 481
- 1.5%
5.3 3.5
9 months ago 8 days ago
PowerShell PowerShell
MIT License GNU General Public License v3.0 or later
The number of mentions indicates the total number of mentions that we've tracked plus the number of user suggested alternatives.
Stars - the number of stars that a project has on GitHub. Growth - month over month growth in stars.
Activity is a relative number indicating how actively a project is being developed. Recent commits have higher weight than older ones.
For example, an activity of 9.0 indicates that a project is amongst the top 10% of the most actively developed projects that we are tracking.


Posts with mentions or reviews of PSGitHub. We have used some of these posts to build our list of alternatives and similar projects. The last one was on 2021-09-06.


Posts with mentions or reviews of PowerShellForGitHub. We have used some of these posts to build our list of alternatives and similar projects. The last one was on 2021-09-06.
  • Automate GitHub APIs using Object-oriented, Cross-platform PowerShell code
    3 projects | | 6 Sep 2021
    Good question! I've never done a side-by-side comparison between them. I forgot they even had one. I think the difference primarily is that my module was started back in 2016, and theirs didn't reach critical mass until almost 2019.
    3 projects | | 6 Sep 2021
    Nice! How does this compare with the semi-official power shell modules?

What are some alternatives?

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KaceSMA - A module for interacting with a Quest Kace Systems Management Appliance API via Powershell.

SnipeitPS - Powershell API Wrapper for Snipe-it

SKYAPI - PowerShell module for the Blackbaud SKY API

posh-git - A PowerShell environment for Git