GitHub will store the site files and serve as the start of the deployment pipeline. Watch a demonstration of how to create a new repository and push the existing site files up to GitHub.
- [Instructor] GitHub is an online hosting service…for git repositories.…You'll use it store your project files…and to kick off automated deployments.…If you don't already have a GitHub account,…sign up to create one.…I'll login to my existing account.…Once you're signed in, click the plus icon…on the top right to create a new repository.…I like naming the repository after the domain name…that I'm planning on using for the site…but you can name it whatever you want.…I'll call mine awesomestaticsites.com.…
Choose public for the repository type…and then don't bother initializing it with anything,…just go ahead and create the repository.…Now you need to push your local git files up to GitHub.…If you haven't done this before, the easiest way to do it…is make sure HTTPS is selected at the top…and then under push an existing repository…from the command line,…just copy the first line here,…the get remote add line.…I'll copy that to the clipboard…and then in PowerShell, inside of my project folder,…I'll paste this in, git remote add origin.…
- How static sites work
- Advantages of static sites
- Tools for building static sites
- Installing Hugo and Git
- Creating a new Hugo site
- Building a website
- Setting up a deployment pipeline
- Deploying and testing a site
Skill Level Beginner
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1. How Static Sites Work
2. Set Up Hugo
3. Build a Website
4. Set Up a Deployment Pipeline
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