Hope this will be a helpful article for all, to make your GitHub Profile awesome. As we know, while working in open source the most important thing is the Proof of your contribution is most important for the contributor or developer.
And in the world of Open-Source, GitHub is Leading the Git Project with the World Global Ranking of 2nd Position. If You don’t know what is git so briefly git is a Version Control system that tracks and maintains the contributions, issues, and versions of source codes.
GitHub is the most commonly used platform among developers so you have a chance to get recognized by them. on the other hand, you will definitely get the recruiter’s attention as well if you have an Awsome GitHub Profile.
Also, it is much easier to keep your CV up-to-date. If you want to mention personal projects you can just simply link your GitHub account. mostly recruiters are familiar with the platform.
If you are not sure how your GitHub Profile represents your knowledge you can use Proof of worksites to showcase your work from different platforms. ( Peerlist.io By @Yogini Bende ) They can help you to see clearly how a hiring manager or recruiter would see you.
So we know that a normal Github Profile Contains Contribution Graph, Activities with a Customisable README.MD Markdown File, For Creating our Github Profile Awesome will Modify the Markdown File as we want.
- A Header Image
- Social Handel Or Links
- Articles Or Posts
- About us
- Contact Methods
- Video Tutorials
You can add a lot of things in the markdown which you want, Emojis and Animated GIFs too. so above points are just an example that what exactly you should add to the Readme don’t forget to follow the Markdown Guide.
Here’s My Github Profile github.com/codersalman
If you want Inspiration for a Github Profile Please Check out @eddiejaoude’s EddieHub Community Awesome-GitHub-profiles Repository which contains Awesome Profiles [https://eddiehubcommunity.github.io/awesome-github-profiles/profiles
Hers’s One More Example of an Awesome Github Profile
Hope this article is helpful for you! I tried to cover all things about an awesome Github profile.