Localhost: Code Collaboration with GitHub (A Hands-on workshop)

Aligarh Muslim University
Sun, Oct 24, 2021, 12:00 PM (IST)

This workshop will cover a basic and critical skill for developers: how to collaborate. It will cover critical tools like version control, Git, and GitHub. It also will cover their basic terminologies and best practices.

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About this event

Hii fellas! 👋  


GDSC-AMU x MLH brings to you, How to Collaborate with GitHub. A complete hands-on workshop where you'll learn to use best practices while using Git and GitHub to collaborate on open-source projects. We'll give participants their first introduction to GitHub — or a really awesome refresher!  


What you'll learn?

✅ Learn important Git terminologies.

✅ Use GitHub to collaborate on a project.

✅ Understand Git and collaboration best practices.     


⏱ Date: 24 October, 2021 (Sunday) | 12:00 PM   

   

[IMPORTANT] Make sure you fill this form: https://forms.gle/uVSNoM4s71aQmNyMA. Your name and email address are needed by MLH to give you access to the event dashboard: http://bit.ly/git-gdsc and to send you resources after the session ends.

  

🔊 Some Important Prerequisites:    

This event will be live on Google Meet and can be completed entirely in the browser. No background knowledge is necessary! Make sure you have installed and configured Git locally and you have a GitHub account setup as well.    

System Requirements: Google Chrome is the preferred browser for this workshop.    

Install Git: http://mlhlocal.host/install-git  

Configure Git: This involves running just two commands in sequence when you open the Git terminal anywhere on your PC.  

1. git config --global user.name YOUR-GITHUB-USERNAME  

2. git config --global user.email YOUR-GITHUB-EMAIL  

Create a GitHub Account:

https://education.github.com/pack (If you are a student, to gain access to GitHub Student Developer Pack)    

http://mlhlocal.host/github-signup (If you're currently not a student)    

Video Tutorials:   

Setup Git locally on Windows: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2j7fD92g-gE   

Setup Git locally on Linux: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0yRkRiQUgWo   

How to create a GitHub account: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tTvLl138ky4   

Additional Resources:   

Sign up for GitHub education to get a whole suite of excellent resources: https://education.github.com    

GitHub provides incredible getting started resources. Check out the documentation: https://help.github.com/en    


🤘 See y'all at the event!

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