We wanted to compile a list of buzzwords based on data. A list was made from the 1000 most starred repos on GitHub.

Most Popular Words on GitHub

javascript - used in 111 out of the thousand most popular repo's descriptions / library - 109 / framework - 96 / web - 83 / ios - 51 / nodejs - 45 / android - 45 / apps - 40 / data - 38 / css - 37 / easy - 35 / source - 34 / awesome - 30 / jquery - 29 / code - 28 / applications - 28 / ruby - 26 / based - 26 / development - 26 / html - 24 / php - 24 / bootstrap - 24 / os - 23 / api - 23 / application - 22 / built - 22 / plugin -22 / app - 21 / html5 - 21

The Dataset

We used the short description of first thousand repos on GitHub, ordered by number of stars. Excluded are the thousand most frequently used English words.

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