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The Ultimate Sourcing Hack For Tech Recruiters

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The Ultimate GitHub Sourcing Hack

Using xray search lets you uncover an extra layer of top talent on ANY search engine. Johnny Campbell tells you how you can use the trick to source the best developers on GitHub so you can bolster your skills as a tech recruiter

Now there’s no need to be nervous about sourcing for tech roles, even if you don’t have a huge amount of experience. This tip will help you find more top quality profiles, as long as you remember:

Key Takeaways

  1. site:github.com is the magic formula you need to start searching like a pro
  2. Filtering by member profiles is the key to finding users who are contributing to GitHub- these are the people you want to reach out to
  3. Pack your search string with the keywords you need, but remember 32 is the limit!

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