Author Archives: Mikhail Vink

Introducing JetBrains Marketplace

Today we are delighted to share something with you which has been in the works for quite some time and has come about because of earlier requests from some of you. We are also seeing a growing interest in this … Continue reading

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Legal news: plugin license is required for all plugins

With the GDPR (General Data Protection Regulation) coming into action last week, in addition to some of the compliance-related changes which were introduced earlier, there has been a change to the way plugins and their updates are uploaded to the plugins repository. … Continue reading

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JetBrains Hub now used for authentication in the plugin repository

As of today’s release, JetBrains Hub is used for a unified authentication in the JetBrains plugin repository. Hub is our user and team management solution that we utilize internally, and now it serves as a user and permission model for the plugin repository. We have moved from … Continue reading

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Plugin Downloads Statistics: recent changes

The Plugins Repository serves more than 200,000 downloads of plugins every 24 hours, which can easily double or triple during the major releases. It was starting to become quite a challenge for us to keep, process and display all the … Continue reading

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Plugin Downloads Statistics Discrepancies in January 2018: post-mortem

As some plugin developers and end-users noticed, there were some discrepancies in both total downloads counts and the detailed plugin downloads statistics available to plugin developers – there was an unusual spike of downloads at the beginning of January 2018. … Continue reading

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JetBrains Plugin Repository: Summer Updates

The JetBrains Plugin Repository is an aptly named web service for hosting and finding plugins for IntelliJ-based IDEs and TeamCity, extending the functionality of the products with new features, such as new language, framework or integrations. It’s both a web … Continue reading

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Introducing JetBrains Platform Blog and Twitter for plugin developers

From its very early days, JetBrains has been dedicated to making its products available as a platform to extend and build upon. To this date, our public plugin repositories feature 2000+ plugins for IntelliJ Platform, 200+ for ReSharper and 300+ … Continue reading

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