GitHub offers free access to a lot of developer services and tools with GitHub Student Developer Pack. Also it offers special opportunities for your GitHub account, which is having a free micro account wtih 5 private repositories for 2 years.
WHAT IS GITHUB MİCRO ACCOUNT?
Normally, your all repositories must be public in GitHub but if you want to have private repositories, you should select a non-free plan. In micro account ,which is normally $7 per month, you can have up to 5 private repositories.
HOW CAN I GET MY MICRO ACCOUNT?
If you are member of GitHub and have already got your Student Pack, visit this link and find GitHub section. Then, click to the link in details and you will see that your micro account is activated. If you have not got your Education Pack, you can read our article about how to get your pack simply.
- You can only have up to 5 private repositories.
- Your micro account is free for only 2 years.