We've added GraphQL API support for creating a branch linked to an issue. Learn more about creating a branch for an issue in the UI in the documentation.
The GraphQL API supports:
GitHub Actions workflows often specify the version of an action using the commit SHA. Since commit SHAs are immutable, this ensures that Actions always picks the same version. Commit SHAs, however, are not very human friendly, so best practice is to include the semver version in a comment next to the SHA. Dependabot will now update the semver version in comments when updating Actions workflows with a commit SHA version.