Create a Git Repository in a GitHub Organization
- How to create a Git repository within a GitHub organization
- Step 1
- Step 2
Switch to the organization context by clicking on the Switch dashboard context drop-down, and click the organization.
- Step 3
Click New next to Repositories.
Alternatively, click the + icon on the top-right corner and click on New Repository. Remember to change the owner to your organization.
- Step 4
Enter the repository name and description, and click the Initialize this repository with a README checkbox.
You can add a
.gitignoreand license later on.
If you did not select the option to Initialize this repository with a README, create an initial commit by adding a README file. You can keep this README file simple for now and add in details later.
At the commit screen, enter a commit message and click Commit new file.
Your GitHub repository is ready!