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?
11 companies reportedly use Hound in their tech stacks, including thoughtbot, Edufii, and Verba.
17 developers on StackShare have stated that they use Hound.
GitHub, RuboCop, Credo, SwiftLint, and ESLint are some of the popular tools that integrate with Hound. Here's a list of all 5 tools that integrate with Hound.
Why developers like Hound?
Here’s a list of reasons why companies and developers use Hound
- Open source
- Free for public repos
- Automated reviews of GitHub pull requests
- GitHub App
Hound Alternatives & Comparisons
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