Below you will find a collection of tutorials teaching the basics of GitHub, the version control system.
Before You Start
The GitHub exercises to go along with these tutorials are included in our Git exercises repository on GitHub. You don’t have to know how to use GitHub to use them. Just click the green Code button in the corner and click the Download ZIP option. Then unzip the folder and open it in your text editor.
If you’ve already downloaded the Git exercises repository before for the Git Basics section, you can continue working on it.
Learn why you should use GitHub.
Learn how to sign up for GitHub.
Learn how to create a remote repository on GitHub.
git clone https://github.com/username/repo-name.git
git remote add origin https://github.com/username/repo-name.git
Learn how to add a collaborator to your remote repository on GitHub.
git push remote-repo-name branch-name
Learn how to create a pull request on GitHub.
git fetch origin
Learn an advanced workflow you can use with Git and GitHub.
* work in progress
** coming soon