Miscellaneous

This is a miscellaneous set of APIs which provide access to top level GitHub resources and info.

Emojis

The Emojis API lets you list all the emojis available to use on GitHub.

Gitignore

The Gitignore API gives you access to the available gitignore templates.

Markdown

The Markdown API lets you render Markdown documents.

Meta

The Meta API provides information about GitHub.com (the service).

Rate Limit

The Rate Limit API lets you check your current rate limit status at any time.

Licenses

The Licenses API returns information about open source licenses or under what license, if any a given project is distributed.