GitHub new release notifications
If you want to find out how to watch a GitHub repository for new releases and just that, here is very simple guide.
I needed a way to get notified of new releases on selected GitHub repositories and just that. Watching a repository would instead give me too much information such as notifications on new issues and pull requests.
Find out the Atom feed URL
The URLs are:
Verify the URL via web browser. You should be seeing XML content.
Create an applet on IFTTT
Create an applet
Go to IFTTT to create an account if you do not already have one.
Choose a service
Setup the trigger
Enter the Atom URL.
Choose action service
For this I chose Todoist. You will need to create an account before using.
Configure the action
When there are new releases, they will appear like below.