Many people come to GitHub for the open source community. In this video, learn a few helpful tips for making your repository open source friendly.
- [Instructor] At the end of our last GitHub … Learning Lab activity, we learned a little bit … about public and private repositories. … Having a public repository is a good leeway … into the next topic I want to talk about, … this topic of public repositories, … but not just any public repository, … more specifically, open source repositories. … When a project is open source, … that means anyone can view, use, modify, … and distribute the project for any purpose. … These permissions are enforced … through what's called an open source license. … Open source is powerful because it lowers … the barriers to adoption, … allowing ideas and collaboration to spread quickly. … So to understand how this works, … let's use an analogy and imagine … that you are invited to your friend's party … and you decide to bring along your famous apple pie. … When you bring your pie out for dessert, … everyone gives it a try. … Now, thinking about open source, this would be the use. … The pie is delicious and multiple people …
- 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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