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When you joined GitHub? WE KNOW! πŸ˜„ Octocat Day - Your Open-Source Birthday

nomangul profile image Noman Gul ・Updated on ・1 min read

Octocat Day 😺

Believe me, It'll give you your open-source birthday date 😁

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Check out the project live at OctocatDay.com and source code HERE


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Please don't hesitate to open an issue or pull request. You can also send me a message on Twitter. Contributions of any kind welcome!

If you have any feedback, please feel welcome to leave a comment below.

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Angelique • Edited

I remember joining to make a PR on a WordPress plugin! I had no idea what I was doing and didn't end up using GH professionally until 2017.
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Joey Wilhelm • Edited

This is a cool project. πŸ™‚ Although for some, this is not necessarily their "open source birthday", as there were other platforms existing before GitHub, such as SourceForge. πŸ˜„

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Vinnie

Very cool and fun project! Apparently I joined on 25 November 2012.

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Noman Gul Author

You're the EXPERT one 😁

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Jamie Smith • Edited

Thanks! I have a new work holiday in March 🀘

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Damien Tailhades ⚑ • Edited

Ha ha so much fun! Thanks you for sharing this with us!

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Noman Gul Author

ha ha... there are so many SENIORS on DEV.to platform

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Damien Tailhades ⚑

Wow, don't overcapitalize my profile based on my Octocat birthday! Yes, I've created my Github account in 2012. But, I'm a designer and I'm currently learning to React! So based on that I'm a Jr. developer!!! ;)

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Noman Gul Author

@damientailhades Superb!

I hope we both are SENIORS one day πŸ™‚.

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Lars Klopstra ⚑

Wow I joined at 09 February 2017, can't believe how much progress I've made

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Noman Gul Author

Keep rocking! πŸ˜€

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Rahul Gaur • Edited

I joined GitHub to start reading source for GNU Cash as a part of Google summer of code internship program in 2011
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Priyab Dash • Edited

Great work I surely celebrate by GitHub birthday

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Stephanie Handsteiner

Nice, I apparently joined GitHub on the 1st of June in 2013.