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Show HN: Cell Shield – shields.io badge from a cell of a public Google sheet (cellshield.info)
1 point by crazysim 10 days ago | hide | past | favorite | 1 comment

This is great for projects where management or tracking of some sort is done from a public Google spreadsheet. Here's some examples where I've put it to use.

Here's a project where I sent in a PR that was merged to display annotation progress and put a badge atop a README, traditional:


Here's a wiki entry using it to display the current number of bounty contributors and bounty amount ($8K+!):


If you're organizing something for your community using a spreadsheet, maybe consider using Cell Shield to put a little badge backed from a cell in that spreadsheet somewhere visible.

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