Managing releases in a repository
You can create a release to package software, along with release notes and links to binary files, for other people to use.
You can create a release to provide packaged software, release notes, and binary files for other people to use.
Getting the download count for your releases
You can collect metadata about your Releases via the API.
Editing and deleting releases
After creating a release, you may need to change its attributes or delete it altogether.
Viewing your repository's tags
View and apply tags created from the Git command line in your repository in GitHub.
Linking to releases
You can share every release you create on GitHub with a unique URL.