If you take the best of Git and the best of GitHub, you can combine it into a simple workflow. In this video, learn how you can safely experiment with new ideas in GitHub.
- [Instructor] To best understand the Github flow, … we first need to understand a couple of concepts about Git. … Earlier, we talked about how Git … is a distributed version control system. … And because of that, everyone who works … in that project repository … will get a full and complete copy of that project … when they pull it down locally to work on it. … So when I'm working locally, I get everything, … all of the branches, the files, everything in the project. … Now, this may seem like a heavy, cumbersome process, … but it's really not. … And going through this course will help explain why. … Now, inside this full and complete copy, … all of our work is organized into branches. … I like to think of these branches as a timeline … on how my project has changed over time. … With Git, every change that I've made over time, … that change lives on a branch. … There's one branch by default that is automatically created … the first time any project is initialized with Git. … This branch is called Master, …
- What is GitHub?
- The GitHub workflow
- Using the command line
- Creating branches
- Making a commit
- Creating and merging pull requests
- Working locally with GitHub Desktop
- Creating a new project
- Moving the project to GitHub
- Working with teams on GitHub
- Creating task lists
- Formatting text
Skill Level Beginner
Git Essential Training: The Basicswith Kevin Skoglund2h 55m Beginner
Using lab.github.com2m 13s
1. The Basics of Working on GitHub
2. Working Locally with the Command Line
3. Working Locally with GitHub Desktop
4. Moving Your Project to GitHub
5. Working with Others on GitHub
Next steps1m 49s
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