Announcing README support for packagecloud repositories

May 27, 2016 • packagecloud

tl;dr

You can now add a README to all your packagecloud repositories! Use the embedded markdown editor on your repository homepage (or settings page) to share important information about your packages with users.

HOWTO: Add a README to a packagecloud repository

Repository owners and collaborators can add/edit READMEs directly from the repository homepage or settings page.

Step 1: Select a repository

Repo List Page

Step 2: Find the “Add a README” button at the bottom of the packages list

Repo Page with empty README callout

Step 3: Use the editor to write your repository README in markdown.

Repo Page with README editor opened

That’s it!

Repo Page

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