GitHub is a development plattform with many features. It has a Git System and a lot of usefull stuff for developers. They also have unlimited private repositories for free!
GitHub has countless features. The most important ones are:
- Git System
- 2 Factor-Authentication
- GitHub Pages (Host websites for free)
- Big Community
- Unlimited Private and Public Repositories
...and much more!
You can get the GitHub Student Developer Pack with a lot of tools and discounts (+ GitHub Pro Membership) for free by signing up to GitHub Education here.
The requirements are:
- You have to be currently enrolled in a degree or diploma granting course of study
- You have to have a verifiable school-issued email address or upload documents that prove your current student status
- You have to have a GitHub user account
- You have to be at least 13 years old