Frequently used git commands

Thinking of using github? Great! Github needs no introduction. If you are unfamiliar with git, its a version control system for tracking changes in computer (programming) codes. “GitHub Inc. is a web-based hosting service for version control using Git. It is mostly used for computer code. It offers all of the distributed version control and source code management functionality of Git as well as adding its own features.”1 Table of Contents Copying a remote repository to local Publishing the changes Syncing a remote repository on two local hosts Copying a remote repository to local To bring a remote repository to your local host (computer where you are working), use the git clone command.