You can search for gists globally across all of GitHub.
|cat stars:>100 finds gists with the word "cat" that have more than 100 stars.|
|user:octocat gets all gists created by @octocat.|
|cat anon:true includes anonymous gists in your search for cat-related gists.|
|NOT cat excludes all results containing cat.|
|cat fork:only matches all fork repositories containing the word "cat."|
Gist search looks through the file contents by default. You can also filter the results based on the content.
|filename:.bashrc finds all gists with a ".bashrc" file.|
|cat language:html finds all gists with the word "cat" with a HTML file.|
|join extension:coffee finds all instances of "join" in gists with a coffee extension.|
|system size:>1000 finds all instances of "system" in gists containing a file larger than 1 MB.|