GitHub is how people build software

We’re supporting a community where more than 31 million* people learn, share, and work together to build software.

October 2007 First commit
San Francisco Headquarters
96 million* Repositories hosted

* As of October 2018

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GitHub Facts

Details on GitHub as a company, including corporate timeline, growth and usage, and core offerings.


A timeline of significant moments in GitHub's history.