When this happens...
GitHubNew Gist
Then do this...
Google DocsUpload Document

Want a simple way to turn your GitHub Gists into Google Docs documents? Zapier can do just that, by connecting your GitHub and Google Docs accounts. It'll watch for new Gists, then save them over to Google Docs automatically. It's a simple way to link your plain text writing in GitHub to a more full-featured writing experience in Google Docs.

How It Works

  1. Add a new Gist to your GitHub account
  2. Zapier will copy the file and save it to Google Docs as a new document

What You Need

  • A GitHub account
  • A Google Docs account

Why Zapier?

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It's easy to connect GitHub + Google Docs and requires absolutely zero coding experience—the only limit is your own imagination.

When this happens...
then do this!
New Issue

Triggered when a new issue is created.

Create Gist

Creates a new gist.

New Mention

Triggers when your Github username is mentioned in a Commit, Comment, Issue or Pull Request.

Create Pull Request

Create a new pull request and merge it (optional).

New Commit

Triggered when a new commit is created. Select your organization, repo and branch.

Update Issue

Update an existing issue.

New Document in Folder

Triggers when a new document is added to a specific folder (but not its subfolders).

Create Document from Text

Create a new document from text. Also supports sending formatted HTML.

New Document

Triggers when a new document is added (inside any folder).

Upload Document

Copy an already-existing file from another service to Docs. Will convert the file to Google Doc format if possible.

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