Git for Absolute Beginners
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Git for Absolute Beginners

Learn Git in one hour!
4.6 (18 ratings)
Instead of using a simple lifetime average, Udemy calculates a course's star rating by considering a number of different factors such as the number of ratings, the age of ratings, and the likelihood of fraudulent ratings.
130 students enrolled
Created by Alex Varganov
Last updated 11/2014
English
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Includes:
  • 1.5 hours on-demand video
  • Full lifetime access
  • Access on mobile and TV
  • Certificate of Completion
What Will I Learn?
  • Install and configure Git
  • Use Git for every day tasks
  • Create and use a remote repository on GitHub or BitBucket
  • Setup passwordless authentication with SSH keys
  • Use Git Branches
  • Merge Conflicts
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Requirements
  • Basic computer skills
  • Ability to install software on your computer
Description

In this course we will teach you how to use Git, and we will explain how version control can help you solve everyday tasks. This course will be useful to those of you who have never used version control, have little experience or maybe just need a bit of guidance during the first steps.

What makes this course different?

There are many free courses online, but we couldn’t find one, that would answer all the questions raised by beginner developers. Most of the courses assume that you already know this or that. That’s why they show you HOW to use Git, but they don’t give you an understanding what’s going on behind the scenes.

And that’s what we do in this course. On every step, in every lecture you will know exactly what’s going on and why. In simple English.

What will this course give you?

  • You will learn how to use a must-know tool for every developer.
  • You will become a much more productive and efficient developer and you will be worth more money.
  • From an absolute beginner, you will turn into a pro, in almost no time.

Other benefits of this course

  • You will learn how to use Github and Bitbucket.
  • Your code will be safe and you will gain much more control over it.
  • You will master a new way of collaboration with other developers.
  • You can start taking part in open-source projects.

If you apply for a job as a developer, 95% of the companies will expect you to know version control (mostly Git), and after this course you will.

Git will make you a better developer, that’s for sure. Enjoy the ride!

Who is the target audience?
  • Anyone interested in using source control and specifically Git
  • Software engineers, developers, and programmers new to Git
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Curriculum For This Course
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Git Basics
13 Lectures 01:08:22
Introduction to Version Control
05:13

Basic Git commands
07:01

Git add command in detail
03:53


Undoing things
07:59

Introduction to Remote Repositories
03:30

Working with Github
06:48

Working with Bitbucket
05:27

Introduction to Git Branches
02:58

Basic Operations With Branches
05:13

Auto Merge
05:57

Manual Merge
05:03

Branches and Remotes
06:02
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Tip & Tricks
1 Lecture 04:57
Setup SSH keys
04:57
About the Instructor
Alex Varganov
4.6 Average rating
18 Reviews
130 Students
1 Course
Senior PHP developer

I am a professional web developer since 2006. I specialize in back-end development of enterprise-level web applications.

I have worked for several companies in the USA and New Zealand. Currently I work at Webscope, one of the most progressive development teams in New Zealand.

I'm passionate about cutting edge technologies, continuous integration, automated testing and modern PHP frameworks.