GitHub Ultimate: Master Git and GitHub – Beginner to Expert 4.3 (5,153 ratings) Course Ratings are calculated from individual students’ ratings and a variety of other signals, like age of rating and reliability, to ensure that they reflect course quality fairly and accurately.
What you’ll learn
- Learn the key concepts of the Git source control system
- Step through the entire Git workflow
- Compare the different states in Git
- Manage files inside and outside the control of Git and GitHub
- Create and manage repositories on GitHub
- Create branches and resolve conflicts with confidence
- Save work in progress with Stashes
- Mark special events with Tags and Releases
- Even a bit of time travel within Git repositories and on GitHub
- Perform many of the same local Git operations directly on GitHub
- Join other GitHub projects by Forking and contribute back using Pull Requests
- Review and Accept Pull Requests from Others
- Share code with Gists
- Manage project defects or enhancement requests with GitHub Issues
- Group related repositories together with GitHub Organizations
The Introduction provides a welcome to the course including some useful tips for getting the most out of taking the course and how the course is designed. That is followed by the Core Concepts which go over some critical theory before diving straight into Git.
After the introduction and core concepts, the first thing we do is a Quick Installation for both Windows and Mac. The Bonus section has a more comprehensive, step-by-step process for those that prefer it.
Learning Git Source Control
In The Basics, we walk through all the foundational commands needed to start a new project managed by Git (or enable Git for an existing project) all the way through making commits, including common file operations like moving and deleting files. We also cover how to exclude the wrong files