When adding a private GitHub repository to Code Climate via our streamlined method, we'll automatically install our webhook for you. This hook is what notifies Code Climate to automatically run a new analysis whenever you perform various operations in GitHub, such as pushing a new commit to your default branch or open a pull request.
Although we don't currently install our webhook for open source projects -- hold tight, we plan to fix this soon!
- In GitHub, go to your repo's Settings and then click Webhooks & Services.
- Add a webhook to send an event to Code Climate each time you open a pull request or push a commit to your default branch. The webhook URL will be
- When selecting the scopes for "Which events would you like to trigger this webhook?" make sure to select Send me everything.
- You're good to go! Code Climate will begin automatically analyzing your pull requests and new commits pushed to your default branch.