Getting started with Git

9/27/2014 in System Administration by micah

Git is a free and open source, distributed version control system designed to handle everything from small to very large projects with speed and efficiency. HFC has standardized on Git as a method of source control for web management.

This post is an adaptation of internal instructions I've written for the web team at Henry Ford College. I'm reposting it here, because I have too many times when I want to send it to people, and this is the easiest way to do that.