Ooooh when I first was learning about github/git an awesome analogy was taught to me - so I can't take credit for it (unfortunately)!
Git is like saving multiple drafts of written papers.
Github is a social media hub for those multiple drafts of papers that other people can view, work on, and collaborate on!
We’re a place where coders share, stay up-to-date and grow their careers.
We strive for transparency and don't collect excess data.