GitHub Free users now get unlimited private repositories
Yes! GitHub: Announcing unlimited free private repository for the developer. It’s a major update from GitHub team which will make GitHub more accessible to developers.If you don’t know how to use git version control, then you can check out the article for Basic Git Commands Every Developer Should Know .If you want to learn how to use git practically, the you can enroll to this free online course about How To Use Git. so let’s see what’s they offer in this update:
GitHub Free Edition:
In GitHub free edition, now the offer unlimited free private repository with maximum 3 collaborators per repository. On their existing free repository scheme, you can still have unlimited public repositories with unlimited collaborators. With this unlimited free private repositories, developers will able to use private repository to apply for a job, work on a side project, or try something out in private before releasing it publicly. Sounds good right?
You can read more about this from the github blog to explore more information.