Repository maintainers can review their public repository's community profile to learn how they can help grow their community and support contributors.

As a repository maintainer, use the community profile checklist to see if your project meets the Open Source Guide's recommended community standards. Adopting these standards helps people use and contribute to your project more effectively.

Community profile checklist with recommended community standards

If you don't have a file named README, CODE_OF_CONDUCT, LICENSE, or CONTRIBUTING in the root of your repository, you can click Add to:

Accessing your Community Profile

  1. On GitHub, navigate to the main page of the repository.

  2. Under your repository name, click Insights. Insights tab in the main repository navigation bar

  3. In the left sidebar, click Community. Community in left sidebar

Further reading