List of GitHub Features Highlights and Badges

List of GitHub Features Highlights and Badges

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Chandan Kushwaha
·Oct 24, 2022·

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GitHub Student Developer Pack

GitHub Education is a platform which offers students real-world experience with free access to various developer tools.

You can access for free: Student Pack

GitHub Campus Expert

Campus Experts are student leaders that strive to build diverse and inclusive spaces to learn skills, share their experiences, and build projects together. They can be found across the globe leading in-person and online conferences, meetups, and hackathons, and maintaining open source projects.

Link: Campus Expert

GitHub Stars

All they need to do is submit a nomination, which includes details on why you should be considered as a Star. Examples of GitHub community involvement and leadership are required. The weight and quality of GitHub contributions will be strongly considered.

Link: GitHub Star

GitHub Pro

It includes everything in GitHub Free, unlimited collaborators for private repositories, and advanced code review tools for private and public repositories. If you got the Github Education pack (student developer pack) then it means you're also a GitHub Pro user.

Link: GitHub Pro

GitHub Developer Program

It is a program for developers who build tools that integrate with GitHub. Anyone can register for it and get the badge. Register here

Link: GitHub Developer Program

Security Bug Bounty Hunter

A bug bounty program is a deal offered by many websites, organizations and software developers by which individuals can receive recognition and compensation for reporting bugs, especially those pertaining to security exploits and vulnerabilities.

If you helped out hunting down security vulnerabilities, you’ll get a Security Bug Bounty Hunter badge on your profile.

Link: Bug Bounty

GitHub Sponsor

If you sponsored an open source contributor through GitHub Sponsors you’ll get a GitHub Sponsor badge on your profile. Link: GitHub Sponsor

Arctic Code Vault Contributor

The GitHub Arctic Code Vault is a data repository preserved in the Arctic World Archive (AWA), a very-long-term archival facility 250 meters deep in the permafrost of an Arctic mountain. The archive is located in a decommissioned coal mine in the Svalbard archipelago, closer to the North Pole than the Arctic Circle.

Link: GitHub Archive Program

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