The story of Chartly

And the road ahead


The team has been busy since the first commit was made to the Chartly codebase on

May 03 , 2017

Over the last 623 days, we've been making the chartly codebase better every day with an average of 9 commits a day since conception!

Looking back, Friday's are our most productive days with over 20% of our commits being made on Friday.

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A better Chartly, over time

Building great software takes consistency. Check out the progress that chartly has been making since the beginning.


First Commit

The first commit to chartly-server was made by Harris Reynolds on a Wednesday (May 2017):

"Initial commit"


Longest Streak

The longest streak is currently at 139 days.


Latest Commit

The last commit to chartly-server was made on January 16 2019:

"add cta page"

Top Contributors

Since the start, we've been excited to accelerate our growth and increase our contributor count. Take a look at a few of our top contributors.

  1. Harris
  2. Justin
  3. David
  4. Jonathan
  5. Wesley

Last 30 Commits

  1. add cta page 01-16-2019
  2. Better radial chart styling 01-15-2019
  3. delete nfl data update job, no more data to update this year 01-15-2019
  4. fix bug throwing type error in users show view 01-14-2019
  5. Merged in feature/survey (pull request #275) Feature/survey 01-14-2019
  6. Merge branch 'development' into feature/survey 01-14-2019
  7. fix double navbar render in devise views 01-14-2019
  8. Merge branch 'development' into feature/survey 01-14-2019
  9. add original referrer to slack alert, display survey results on admin/users#show and if user took survey on admin/users#index 01-14-2019
  10. add more stat gathering methods to module, tie user_id to survey result on sign up 01-14-2019
  11. switch production host to deployed survey apps url 01-14-2019
  12. configure controllers to use survey api service and include module for easily interacting with it 01-14-2019
  13. client side bones finished for survey logging ( is the client in this case) 01-12-2019
  14. Merge branch 'HackerNews' into development 01-12-2019
  15. Merge branch 'development' of into development 01-12-2019
  16. put 5 sec pause before processing data source (needed for sidekiq) 01-12-2019
  17. merge 01-12-2019
  18. Merged in feature/survey (pull request #274) Survey work isn't finished but this PR will get us the original referrer of sign ups. 01-12-2019
  19. Merged in feature/better-excel-formatting (pull request #273) Refactor import service, add support for multi row columns in excel 01-12-2019
  20. rebuild database without experimental migrations 01-12-2019
  21. Add system to track original referrer. 01-12-2019
  22. Add radar chart type 01-11-2019
  23. Merge branch 'feature/survey' of into feature/survey 01-11-2019
  24. Merge branch 'development' into feature/survey 01-11-2019
  25. '' doesnt return 2018 anymore 01-11-2019
  26. Add some questions and improve the view a bit 01-11-2019
  27. merge from line chart updates 01-10-2019
  28. setup radar chart test data 01-10-2019
  29. set up controller and experiment with system for what i think we're wanting to accomplish 01-10-2019
  30. feed hacker news data story assets through rails pipeline 01-10-2019

Most Recent Activity

We've seen lots of tech come and go, but with Chartly we want to make a lasting impact.

The last commit was made about 14 hours ago.

Thanks for keeping the app alive team.


A brief look at the impact we're having

21 M
Total Data Points
Total Users
Total Visits