Git ‘Er Done with GitHub (Premium)


So let’s start at the beginning.

Git was created in 2005 by Linus Torvalds to manage the development of his other major creation, the Linux kernel. It’s an open-source version control system, and while it was originally designed, and is still primarily used, for tracking source code changes in programming projects, it can be used to track changes in any set of files. (That’s why we use it for the Windows 10 Field Guide, but more on that in a moment.)

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