I actually realized yesterday that my PRs for my own projects were being counted. These are just repos for homework assignments for my bootcamp I'm in (I've been trying to form the habit creating branches for individual functions I'm working on then merging into master, to learn a workflow). I messaged Hacktoberfest but apparently they aren't considered invalid by them.
However, I don't feel like they follow the spirit of the event (and the reason I joined), so I'm going to be marking them as invalid myself (once I figure out how lol).
I'd love to complete at least one real PR in contribution by the end of the month, though it's definitely been a challenge to do at the same time of trying to complete weekly assignments.
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