Working with remote Git repositories - 5 new videos from Build a

How to add, remove, list and rename tags

Before jumping into working with remote Git repositories, we tackle how to use and manage tags to mark important points in the history of your repository.

How remote central repositories work

If you're new to version control, the idea of a central remote repository might sound daunting, but it's a foundational building block for working with multiple developers and pushing changes from one environment to another. In this video we explain how it works.

How to create an account on GitHub and set up SSH key pair authentication

In this video we demonstrate how to set up a free GitHub account to use as a central repository. We also walk you through the steps of authenticating using SSH key pair authentication. If that sounds scary, don't worry, we'll walk you through the process step by step.

How to set up a remote repository and connect to it

Once you have an account set up, you can create your first remote repository and connect it up with your local repository to sync changes back and forth.

What we'll be doing now with our remote repository

In this video we outline how we're going to use our remote repository throughout the rest of the series.