Daniel Gola

Frontend Developer

Oct 09, 2020 in Quick Tips

How to improve your Github profile ?

Hello everyone!

Hope you were liked my last posts in development category. Now it’s time to show you quick tip about improvement’s in your GitHub profile.

If you ever wonder about some easter eggs in games or movies, there is also one in our development world :).

Let’s start from the very beginning. If you starting your career of programmer / developer you have to be familiar with version control, and a Github platform which is the best for that. Did u know that, there is more than repos & contributions?

To resolve this easter egg and of course make your profile more attractive for others, let’s create a new repository with the same name as your username.

Of course I did It before, so that’s why the error appears, but don’t worry and click ‘Create repository’ button :)!

After that you can edit your profil page on Github platform.

To make it clear, we need to modify readme.md file. Also to make it easier, there are some tips about editing .md files :

Tips

There is a simple example:

After completing your ideas just commit your changes and visit your profile page. For example there is mine

If you wonder how I presented my stats and most used languages, you can visit this link to get more tips about that:

https://github.com/anuraghazra/github-readme-stats

Feel free to work more with your file and make your profile better or more attractive. Remember to practice with your readme.md files in repos to make your projects clear for other users. Don’t forget to include your Github profile in your CV!

You can check my profile here: My profile

Best regards ;)!

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