Creating a Killer GitHub Profile README Part 1

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    To create these badges, I used and edited the badge text, badge color and destination URL.

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    Go to GitHub and create a new repository that has the same name as your GitHub username. My username is braydoncoyer, so I created a repository with the name braydoncoyer. If you’ve done this correctly, GitHub will display a secret message (pictured below).

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