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Hound helps Engineering teams save time on code reviews.
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What is Hound?

Hound reviews GitHub pull requests using tools like RuboCop, ESLint, Stylelint, etc .
Hound is a tool in the Code Review category of a tech stack.
Hound is an open source tool with 1.8K GitHub stars and 401 GitHub forks. Here’s a link to Hound's open source repository on GitHub

Who uses Hound?

12 companies reportedly use Hound in their tech stacks, including thoughtbot, LendingHome, and Punchh.

20 developers on StackShare have stated that they use Hound.

Hound Integrations

GitHub, ESLint, RuboCop, SwiftLint, and Credo are some of the popular tools that integrate with Hound. Here's a list of all 5 tools that integrate with Hound.

Hound's Features

  • Open source
  • Free for public repos
  • Automated reviews of GitHub pull requests
  • GitHub App

Hound Alternatives & Comparisons

What are some alternatives to Hound?
A pluggable and configurable linter tool for identifying and reporting on patterns in JavaScript. Maintain your code quality with ease.
Prettier is an opinionated code formatter. It enforces a consistent style by parsing your code and re-printing it with its own rules that take the maximum line length into account, wrapping code when necessary.
SonarQube provides an overview of the overall health of your source code and even more importantly, it highlights issues found on new code. With a Quality Gate set on your project, you will simply fix the Leak and start mechanically improving.
Code Climate
After each Git push, Code Climate analyzes your code for complexity, duplication, and common smells to determine changes in quality and surface technical debt hotspots.
An extensible static analysis tool that checks TypeScript code for readability, maintainability, and functionality errors. It is widely supported across modern editors & build systems and can be customized with your own lint rules, configurations, and formatters.
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Hound's Followers
37 developers follow Hound to keep up with related blogs and decisions.
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