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Git for Developers Using Github

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Kerri-Leigh Grady

Instructor: Kerri-Leigh Grady

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Beginner level

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70 minutes
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No downloads or installation required
Only available on desktop
Hands-on learning
4.4

(286 reviews)

What you'll learn

  • Gain familiarity with Github's site to fork and clone a repository

  • Create branches, commit and push changes, and make a pull request

  • View and work with commits and logs

  • Start a new repo

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Guided Project

Learn, practice, and apply job-ready skills with expert guidance

Beginner level

Recommended experience

70 minutes
Learn at your own pace
No downloads or installation required
Only available on desktop
Hands-on learning
4.4

(286 reviews)

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About this Guided Project

Learn step-by-step

In a video that plays in a split-screen with your work area, your instructor will walk you through these steps:

  1. Gain familiarity with Github's site, and fork and clone a Github repository

  2. Create branches, set up remotes, commit and push changes, and make a pull request

  3. Fetch and pull updates, deal with merge conflicts, stash, and rebase

  4. View and work with commits and logs

  5. Squash and revert commits

  6. Start a new repository

Recommended experience

Familiarity with the command line. Learners should have set up a Github account.

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Kerri-Leigh Grady
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How you'll learn

  • Skill-based, hands-on learning

    Practice new skills by completing job-related tasks.

  • Expert guidance

    Follow along with pre-recorded videos from experts using a unique side-by-side interface.

  • No downloads or installation required

    Access the tools and resources you need in a pre-configured cloud workspace.

  • Available only on desktop

    This Guided Project is designed for laptops or desktop computers with a reliable Internet connection, not mobile devices.

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