GitHub Students Developer Pack

GitHub Students Developer Pack

great freebies from GitHub education for Students

Chris Achinga
·Jun 17, 2021·

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GitHub Education

Access the best real-world tools, learning events, and training to shape the next generation of software development, using student benefits from GitHub Education

  • GitHub Education helps students, teachers, and schools access the tools and events they need to shape the next generation of software development.

Well as a student whose goal/dreams or maybe ambitions are to prosper in the developer zone, GitHub Education offers the bridge to your success using the GitHub Student Developer Pack. Really cool tools available for free of course.

I will give a quick introduction to all of them, but before that, you should be verified by GitHub that you are a student.

The application is simple: (You must have a GitHub account) Using the simple steps:

  1. Head over to education.github.com
  2. Click on the get benefits button on the top-right
  3. You may want to click on the Get Student Offer
  4. You'll be directed to a simple application page, fill the details then wait up for the approval.

In the meantime: I won't list all the tools available because they too many, I'll list the common and most used tools, be sure to create your account to be able to view them and all and enjoy the services while it lasts.

GitHub Student Developer Pack Offers

Categories

Cloud

services from cloud service providers with free credits for GitHub Students

Digital Ocean

$100 in platform credit for new users.

Microsoft Azure

Free access to 25+ Microsoft Azure cloud services plus $100 in Azure credit.

Heroku

One free Hobby Dyno for up to two years.

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Design

Design tools for User Interface and Design, and User Experience

Tool                           Description
canvaWith Canva, anyone can create professional-looking graphics and designs. Featuring thousands of templates and an easy-to-use editor.
Bootstrap StudioBootstrap Studio is a powerful desktop app for creating responsive websites using the Bootstrap framework.
iconscoutIconscout is a design resources marketplace to get high-quality icons, illustrations, and stock images.
TypeformInteractive forms, surveys & quizzes to engage and grow your audience
Kodika.ioBuild iOS applications with drag & drop.
XOJOA cross-platform development tool for making native apps for the Desktop.
NeveNeve’s mobile-first approach, compatibility with AMP, and popular page-builders make website building accessible for everyone.

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Developer Tools

Tools and Services to help you create your product, including text editors and more

Tool                           Description
GitHubPowerful collaboration, code review, and code management
JetbrainsProfessional desktop IDEs: IntelliJ IDEA, PyCharm, and more.
GitKrakenGitKraken Pro Suite: cross-platform Git GUI, Kanban Boards for issue/task tracking, and Timelines for project planning.
termiusSSH client that works on desktop and mobile. Termius securely syncs data across all your devices.
repl.itAn online IDE that lets you instantly code in over fifty languages. Start learning, building, collaborating and hosting all in one place.
Working CopyPowerful Git client for iPhone & iPad.
Travis CIContinuous integration platform for open source and private projects
BrowserStackTest your web apps with BrowserStack's Real Device Cloud, which gives you instant access to 2000+ browsers and real iOS and Android devices.
CodecovCodecov makes it easy to implement code coverage to develop healthier code
Better Code HubCodecov makes it easy to implement code coverage to develop healthier code
SQL gateSimple but powerful IDE for multiple SQL databases.
WeglotMake any website multilingual and manage your translations through a single platform.

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Domains

Getting domain names for your projects

Tool                           Description
name.comDomain names, web hosting, and websites. Unicorns and rainbows come standard with our customer support.
NamecheapAffordable registration, hosting, and domain management
.tech domainsA powerful domain extension to convey that you belong to the technology industry.

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Game Development

Tools that provide a platform to develop games

Tool                           Description
UnityAccomplish your creative goals using the world’s leading real-time development platform, used to create half of the world’s games.

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Infrastructure And API

Database tools and API integration tools

Tool                           Description
Mongo DBA general-purpose, document-based, distributed database built for modern application developers and for the cloud era
Arduino educationEmpower scientists and artists of the future with creative STEM programs.
mail gunPowerful APIs that enable you to send, receive and track email effortlessly.
stripeWeb and mobile payments, built for developers
cartoAn open and powerful platform for spatial data analysis, visualization, and application creation.
Crypto lensLicense and sell your software securely.
Block chairConnect to the world of blockchains through Blockchair’s professional APIs — supports most major cryptocurrencies.
Push botsThe easiest way to engage your mobile & web app users via push notifications.

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Internet Of Things

The interconnection via the Internet of computing devices embedded in everyday objects, enabling them to send and receive data.

Tool                           Description
adafruitAdafruit is an open-source hardware and open-source educational electronics company based in NYC, USA.
arduinoEmpower scientists and artists of the future with creative STEM programs.

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Learn

Platform to learn and engage in bootcamps and tutorials

Tool                           Description
Frontend mastersAdvance your skills with in-depth JavaScript, Node.js & front-end engineering courses.
DatacampDataCamp helps companies and individuals make better use of data. Our users build data fluency while learning from the world’s top data scientists.
GitHub Campus ExpertsGitHub Campus Experts are students who build technical communities on campus, with training and support from GitHub.
Interview cakeInterview Cake makes coding interviews a piece of cake with practice questions, data structures and algorithms reference pages, cheat sheets, and more.
Go railsTutorials for web developers learning Ruby, Rails, Javascript, Turbolinks, Stimulus.js, Vue.js, and more.

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Marketing

Marketing tools for your product solution

Tool                           Description
appfiguresApp Store analytics, optimization, and intelligence.
CustomerlyLive chat, behavioural funnels, newsletters, and in-app surveys for SaaS.
JaamlyHelping developers, designers, and startups to launch their apps on the App Store.

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Mobile

Mobile Development Tools

Tool                           Description
SofySOFY automates your software testing, uses machine learning to create tests, suggests test scenarios based on product changes, customer usage data and runs at scale.
termiusSSH client that works on desktop and mobile. Termius securely syncs data across all your devices.
kodika.ioBuild iOS applications with drag & drop.

Productivity

Enhance your productivity

Tool                           Description
PromoDoneWith PomoDone, hack and track your time and boost your productivity by applying Pomodoro technique to your workflow -- eliminate distraction, sharpen focus and prevent burnout.
HazeOverGet focused while working on your projects or studying with HazeOver for Mac.
Use TogetherRemote pair programming and team collaboration tool.
CrowdinCrowdin is a cloud-based solution that streamlines localization management.

Security And Analytics

Secure your projects and analyze data tools

Tool                           Description
DatadogCloud-based infrastructure monitoring.
blackfire.ioCode performance measurement tool. Find & fix bottlenecks.
HoneyBadger.ioThe web developer's secret weapon: exception, uptime monitoring that's so awesome, you'll wish your site had more errors.

Reference

  1. education.github.com
 
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