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Where can I see all my comments on issues on GitHub?

Using the search box at the top of GitHub web pages, you can perform a variety of searches. To view issues you've commented on use the following search string: Sample Search URL is:issue commenter:@...
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GitHub - What's this "Pro" tag on my profile?

PRO tag refers to GitHub today (07.01.2019) announced that it is changing the name of the GitHub Developer suite to GitHub Pro. The company says it’s doing so in order to "help ...
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Strikethrough with GitHub Markdown

I know this is an old question, but I don't see a very detailed answer of the possibilities to strikethrough your text. So here's my answer: There are several ways to do it: <strike>strike</...
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Where can I see all my comments on issues on GitHub?

You can filter your subscribed notifications for only those where you commented on a thread, by selecting Comment as the Reason at or by appending ?reason=...
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GitHub - What's this "Pro" tag on my profile?

Someone who has the pro plan on github or someone who is on an educational plan, because you get pro privileges.
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How can I list people who have starred my GitHub repository?

These information is now available in the About section of the repository on the right side of the page beside the code section. The numbers before 'star' and 'watching' are clickable.
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Caching assets in website served from GitHub pages

Officially confirmed to be impossible. Answer from GitHub support: Thanks for reaching out to GitHub Support about using GitHub Pages We set the following Cache-Control header for all GitHub Pages ...
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Analytics on GitHub pages

No. The only way to track analytics for a GitHub Pages page/site is via a third-party service such as Clicky, Google Analytics, Gauges, Plausible, etc.
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Any way to contact a user on GitHub?

This method worked in August 2022 Copy and paste the next line into your browser (feel free to bookmark it): Find the GitHub username for which you ...
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GitHub - What's this "Pro" tag on my profile?

This update came with the "New year, new GitHub" blog post. It indicates you got the "GitHub Pro" plan. (it used to be called "GitHub Developer" pack) GitHub Developer is now called GitHub Pro. It ...
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How do I find the date of the first commit in a GitHub repository?

Hydra's answer may not work with projects that have a lot of forks: "Couldn't load network graph. Too many forks to display." You can check the 'Contributors' tab under 'Insights'
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Can I view all time all repo commits of a user at GitHub?

You can now do this by prepending the prefix "author:" to a username in the search box. Or modify and use this URL directly:
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Where can I see all my comments on issues on GitHub?

Easier and improve from the accepted answer: is:issue commenter:@me
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Is GitHub shadowbanning my account by returning 404 to other users who access my profile?

This happens when you account is marked as "spammy", usually automatically based on your email address or IP address. You can verify your account has been marked as spammy by going to https:/...
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Can't see the forks of a project on GitHub when "Too many forks to display" is shown

Update 02 March 2021 The app below is no longer available and the domain redirects to some spam site. It served me well for 5 years. Original answer: I just stumbled across an app called Stargazers ...
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Am I allowed to host a commerical website on GitHub Pages?

As of May 23th, 2018 much of this seems to have changed. From the terms of service I. Additional Terms for GitHub Pages Short version: The GitHub Pages hosting service is subject to certain rules, in ...
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How can I delete my posted issue on GitHub?

Although you can't delete issue, you can delete your sensitive information by edit Deleting sensitive information from a comment's history When you delete sensitive information from the comment's ...
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How to search with boolean operators on GitHub?

The default search works as though there is an implied AND operator between each search key-value pair: is:pr is:open author:monishdeb If you specify more than one key-value pair for a key, it uses ...
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Where can I see all my comments on issues on GitHub?

View all my comments on GitHub Issues Visit: Explained lists all issues on Gitub Filter by is:...
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How to switch to GitHub mobile website?

I know this is a 5 year old post, but it is still the first Google hit for "GitHub Switch to Mobile Version" and several other variants. The solution to add "?mobile=1" still works at least in some ...
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How can I see my contributions on GitHub to everywhere except my own repo's?

At the moment, there is no way to do this on The closest feature may be searching for pull requests and issues: If you go in the Pull request tab and search for author:@me -user:@me, you ...
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Force GitHub syntax highlighting language on source files

You can now force the language of any file in your repositories using Linguist overrides. GitHub Linguist is the open-source library used to detect the language of files across Github. To force your ....
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Strikethrough with GitHub Markdown

Use ~ to enclose whatever you want to strike. Here's a GIF. Just use ~ character at the start and the end in markdown. ~strike~
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Where is the complete list of GitHub achievements?

TL;DR: While the answer by Smitop is currently correct, there is official documentation including specifics on how the ...
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Am I allowed to host a commerical website on GitHub Pages?

It might be worth noting that the clause posted in the accepted answer is no longer in the GitHub Terms of Service. Here is the updated clause: You may use the GitHub Pages static hosting service ...
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How do I make a "Star this project on GitHub" link?

It looks like GitHub does provide this functionality - See
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Sending GitHub notifications from different organizations to different addresses

This is possible with help of Custom routing. First you'll have to add the relevant email address to your account. To do this: Head over to Settings → Emails and add & verify your email ...
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Can I add an image as a logo of a GitHub repository?

Now it's possible under the repository settings.
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Analytics on GitHub pages

GitHub has provided native "GitHub Traffic Analytics" since 2014. Besides tracking visitors to your repository, it provides a 'content' panel where you can see the traffic to individual pages within ...
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