GitHub I: Getting Started with GitHub

In Virtual Environments II and Juypter Notebook I I we created a virtual environment for your project and set up Jupyter Notebooks. Now that you have a nice little environment set up on your local machine inside the folder for your project, it’s time to create your GitHub repository. In this tutorial, we will cover the basics of setting up your workflow with GitHub.

I. Why Should I Use GitHub?

II. Creating a Repository on GitHub

III. Initialize Your Repository Locally

$ cd MyProject
$ echo “# MyProject” >> README.md
$ git init
$ git add README.md
$ git commit -m “first commit”
$ git branch -M main
$ git remote add origin https://github.com/your_username/MyProject.git
$ git push -u origin main

IV. What Did we Do?

V. What’s Next?

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