Git for designers

Git for designers


Mehdi Lahmam B.

August 25, 2015


  1. Git (for designers) a talk about

  2. Git looks after your files. (.psd, .sketch, .md, .txt, .jpg,

    .exe, .kitten…)
  3. of your files. versions more specifically,

  4. (save as you progress, and get back to it easily)

    history. it stores your
  5. (everyone has a copy of the full history of the

    project; loosing data is hard) backups. for free, you get
  6. github. it’s not

  7. A a file

  8. A A2

  9. A A2 A3

  10. A A2 A3 A4 B B2

  11. dashboard-wires-23- f-approved-final- amends-12.psd

  12. a snapshot C1

  13. let’s go through some jargon

  14. copy of a project. local you work on a

  15. Project A B

  16. Project A B .git

  17. it to your computer. Clone know an existing project?

  18. for the history log check the

  19. your changes… Commit

  20. …to the current branch.

  21. another branch. Checkout

  22. other’s changes… Pull

  23. your work to a… push …and then

  24. server, for others to use. remote

  25. a commit “First sketches” C1

  26. “Wireframes” C1 C2

  27. C1 C2 C4 C3

  28. a branch a branch C1 C2 C4 C3 C5

  29. useful links