GitHub stores the site files and serves as the start of the deployment pipeline. Nate demonstrates 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 to 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 log in 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 Awesomestaticsites.com.…
Choose Public for the repository type…and then don't bother initializing 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 Git 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.…
- Advantages of static sites
- Installing Hugo and Git
- Creating a new Hugo site
- Building a new website
- Adding posts, pages, and static content
- Publishing your static site
- Deploying via FTP, AWS, and Netlify
Skill Level Beginner
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1. How Static Sites Work
2. Set Up Hugo
3. Build a Website
4. Prepare for Publishing
5. Deploy via FTP
6. Deploy to AWS
7. Deploy with Netlify
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