If you’re even remotely related to the world of computer science, you would know what and how powerful GitHub is. If you’re a developer like me, I bet GitHub is your work buddy. But did you know that there are many secrets to Github that you might still be unaware of?
I recently discovered one of them and wanted to share it with the world.
If you create a repository with your own GitHub username, it automatically turns into a special repository:
Isn’t that cool?
Once you initialize this repo with a
Readme.MD, whatever you write in the Readme file will turn into a Readme for your whole GitHub profile. Make sure you create a public repository for this to work.
So you noticed that some GitHub accounts have statistics on their profile and wondered how they did it. In this article, you will learn how easy it is to create one for your own profile.
In late 2020, GitHub released a new feature which allows users to create a README file for their profiles. This file is quite useful especially in marketing yourself. You can put an introduction about yourself, your work, skills, experiences, and more.
Some people also put their GitHub statistics, which I will show you how to do in this article.
The statistics that will be shown will be an overview of your GitHub account. It shall display information such as total stars, forks, repository views, languages you used, and more.
A sample README.md for a GitHub user’s profile
Let’s begin by learning how to create a README file that shows up in your profile.
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As everyone knows that Github has added a special repository. Its
README.md will appear on your_ public profile_!
We can modify and make this as expressive as we want. It can contain all the information related to your skills, contributions projects plus much more. This article will guide you on how to create your
Step 1:_ Create a new repository with the same name as your _
Choose public option and Select Initialize this repository with a
For example: born69confused/[born69confused]
I had already created a repository hence showing the already existing warning.
Creating the new repository
GitHub has launched a new feature called “GitHub Profile” that allows users to create profile level README which can also be used as user’s portfolio. This article will show you how to access this new feature and create an amazing GitHub profile.
This is how a normal profile looks:
This is how the new GitHub profile will look :
Why should you try out this new feature?
The GitHub profile level readme allows you to add more content than the profile bio. README supports MarkDown which means you can play around with the content and do amazing stuff.
How can you create a profile Readme?
You need to create a new repository with the same name as your GitHub username. For instance, my GitHub username is vibhorchaudhary, so i will have to create a new repository with the same username which is vibhorchaudhary.
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If you have project code hosted on GitHub, chances are you might be interested in checking some numbers and stats such as stars, commits and pull requests.
You might also want to compare some similar projects in terms of the above mentioned stats, for whatever reasons that interest you.
We have the right tool for you: the simple and easy-to-use little tool called GitHub Stats.
Let’s dive right in to what we can get out of it.
This interactive tool is really easy to use. Follow the three steps below and you’ll get what you want in real-time:
1. Head to the GitHub repo of the tool
2. Enter as many projects as you need to check on
3. Hit the Update button beside each metric
In this article we are going to compare three most popular machine learning projects for you.
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Github recently released profile README feature, which became a hit among developers. As it provides good place to showcase current projects and skills, many addons like
github-statshas been developed.I got tired of updating my github profile README again and again to get:
So I came up with an amazing tool to make this an easy experience. Github Profile README Generator tool provides a beautiful UI to create the same.
It lets you add the latest add-ons like visitors count, shields, dev icons, github stats, etc to your README in just one click.
Just fill the details like
Dev Platforms Username,
Portfolio, Blogetc using minimal UI.🚀 Try the tool: https://rahuldkjain.github.io/gh-profile-readme-generato
Generate READMEbutton after filling the form, to get your README in markdown. You can preview the README too.This project is developed using Gatsby and can be found on github
Give it a try if it sounds interesting.
If you like the tool, show some love by leaving a star 🌟 on github repository at https://github.com/rahuldkjain/github-profile-readme-generator
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