JavaScript HacktoberFest

Open-source JavaScript projects categorized as HacktoberFest

Top 23 JavaScript HacktoberFest Projects

  • 30-seconds-of-code

    Short JavaScript code snippets for all your development needs

    Latest mention: Hacktoberfest and Me. | | 2020-10-25

    Add isNode, randomIpAddress and isRegularExpression #1526

  • material-ui

    React components for faster and simpler web development. Build your own design system, or start with Material Design.

    Latest mention: Introducing Material-UI component mapper for Data Driven Forms | | 2021-01-14

    One of the most popular design system Material-UI is integrated to Data Driven Forms to make building React forms as fast as possible with the least amount of boilerplate. Via Data Driven Forms mui-component-mapper users can start using Material React components to write complex forms just in seconds.

  • Chart.js

    Simple HTML5 Charts using the <canvas> tag

  • meteor

    Meteor, the JavaScript App Platform

    Latest mention: What to expect in Q1 2021 for Meteor ☄ | | 2021-01-05

    Meteor 2.0 is in works and after the winter breaks we can expect the work to pick back up, though there is still a few major things to be resolved before the final release. Also its release will most likely coincide with the release of Meteor Cloud. Most notably we this release will include tree shaking, hot module reload and upgrade to Node v14. Other things like updated logging packages MongoDB bulk insert and other smaller things are also being worked on.

  • nuxt.js

    The Intuitive Vue Framework

  • strapi

    🚀 Open source Node.js Headless CMS to easily build customisable APIs

    Latest mention: Introducing Strapi Enterprise Edition (beta) and Plans | | 2020-11-26

    Today is a big milestone for Strapi. We’re introducing a public beta version of Strapi Enterprise Edition (EE) along with paid plans including enterprise differentiating features and support services. We’re developing Strapi Enterprise Edition in the open, in collaboration with partners and customers, and remain fully committed to delivering value to the Strapi open-source community and ecosystem.

  • Rocket.Chat

    The ultimate Free Open Source Solution for team communications.

    Latest mention: What if /r/GoldAndBlack gets banned? THE SUBREDDITS PLAN. | | 2021-01-12
  • date-fns

    ⏳ Modern JavaScript date utility library ⌛️

    Latest mention: Tracking Time with React Hooks | | 2020-11-15

    The implementation uses date-fns but could be rewritten with any date library (e.g. Moment/Luxon/Day.js)

  • webtorrent

    ⚡️ Streaming torrent client for the web

    Latest mention: Developing a bit torrent client | | 2020-12-26

    I would suggest learning about peer to peer connections first, as it is the base of torrent. Regarding resources I would recommend this talk about building a torrent client in the web. Although it is written in javascript the concepts are the same for python. The repo for the project shown in the talk is here

  • nodemon

    Monitor for any changes in your node.js application and automatically restart the server - perfect for development

    Latest mention: UIengine project setup | | 2021-01-16


  • jsPDF

    Client-side JavaScript PDF generation for everyone.

  • react-native-elements

    Cross-Platform React Native UI Toolkit

    Latest mention: 11 Top React Native Component libraries to Use in 2020 | | 2020-10-15

    Github Stars: 19,500

  • ava

    Node.js test runner that lets you develop with confidence 🚀

    Latest mention: How to Become a Pro 😎 Front End Developer💻 | | 2020-10-08

    -Jest -Enzyme -Sinon -Mocha -Chai -AVA -Tape

  • generator-jhipster

    JHipster is a development platform to quickly generate, develop, & deploy modern web applications & microservice architectures.

  • highlight.js

    Javascript syntax highlighter

  • github-readme-stats

    :zap: Dynamically generated stats for your github readmes

    Latest mention: 7 Tips on making your GitHub profile better | | 2021-01-04

    anuraghazra / github-readme-stats

  • validator.js

    String validation

    Latest mention: A Guide to Securing Node.js Applications | | 2020-12-29


  • portainer

    Making Docker and Kubernetes management easy.

  • remote-jobs

    A list of semi to fully remote-friendly companies in tech.

    Latest mention: I hand-curated 500+ remote jobs letting you work remotely - from on the Hacker News Who is hiring - January | | 2021-01-11 is also a great resource for folks looking for remote work.

  • shields

    Concise, consistent, and legible badges in SVG and raster format

    Latest mention: How to add badges to my GitHub repository | | 2021-01-05

    And many other things that you can check at their official GitHub repository.

  • bypass-paywalls-chrome

    Bypass Paywalls web browser extension for Chrome and Firefox.

    Latest mention: Selfie-Snapping Rioters Leave FBI a Trail of Over 140,000 Images | | 2021-01-16

    Bypass Paywalls

  • grunt

    Grunt: The JavaScript Task Runner

  • NodeBB

    Node.js based forum software built for the modern web

NOTE: The open source projects on this list are ordered by number of github stars. The number of mentions indicates repo mentiontions in the last 12 Months or since we started tracking (Dec 2020).