This week’s Top 5 trending GitHub projects
#1: Awesome Courses
is staying strong into the new year, as the December open-source favorite continues to rack up commits for its list of computer-science college courses.

#2: Hover is a returning favorite. First appearing on the GitHub Top 5 a little over a year ago, Hover is a collection of CSS3-powered hover effects that can be applied to call-to-actions, buttons, logos and featured images.

#3: Icono, an icon pack free from external resources, was created by Saeed Alipoor to develop icons in pure CSS with only one element and one tag.

#4: io.js!

#5: Git-Game, a terminal game designed to test knowledge of Git commands with 10 levels of progressively harder repository-based tasks, was featured in previous SD Times coverage.