Page created: 30 Sep 2019 |
Page updated: 8 Feb 2022
GitHub supports a multitude of attributes. The most important ones are described below.
For additional attributes, see an example payload in JSON Pointer syntax reference.
|access_token||The access token that GitHub provides to your application.|
|The user's public email address, as shown their GitHub profile page.|
|emails||The complete list of email addresses associated with the
user, including primary, public, and other addresses. This data
is retrieved from the email endpoint and requires the
|id||The unique ID for the user. This ID is only used in the context of your application.|
|name||The user's name, as shown on the user's GitHub profile page.|
|primary_email||The user's email address that is marked as primary. This
value is only available with the
|username||The user's GitHub username.|