In this two-minute tutorial, I want to show how to quickly turn your boring GitHub profile page into something more personal, like this:
I recently came across this little feature that will make your GitHub profile stand out.
Create a public repository that matches your GitHub username. E.g. username is ‘Renatello’.
I created a repository https://github.com/Renatello/Renatello
Make sure you make it public and add a README file. Although, you can add a README file later.
This is where the fun part begins. Once you’ve created your *special* repository and added a README file you can start customising your profile page.
Hi, I'm Renat 👋
You can use native GitHub markup to tweak the README file. Whatever you add to that file will show up at the top of your profile page.
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