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Learn about getting started with the REST API, authentication, and how to use the REST API for a variety of tasks.

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This section of the documentation is intended to get you up-and-running with real-world GitHub API applications. We'll cover everything you need to know, from authentication, to manipulating results, to combining results with other apps.

Every tutorial here will have a project, and every project will be stored and documented in our public platform-samples repository.

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