Git(Hub) basic commands and usage

Create a local repository

Open your project folder in the c line. Then:

git init
# to start a local repo
touch README
# Edit it, this file is required
git add .
# add all the files
git commit -m "first commit"
# do the first commit

Push it to GitHub

git remote add origin
# create a remote repo
git push origin master
# push the commit/s to the master branch

Clone the repo to work on it from another computer

Open a terminal and go to the desired folder and:

git clone
# now you have all the files in that computer, do all the changes
git commit -a -m "your commit text"
# commit all the changes
git push origin master
# push changes to GitHub

Update your local repo with the changes commited on github

git pull origin master
# to update the local files


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Color scheme designer

For people like me who are not used to design a website from scratch, to design a website is a big deal (even if it’s just a backend).

To help you out to solve this problem (at least the color scheme one), I found this useful website which gives you a color set to use in your website, starting from a single hexadecimal colour. Actually I have redisigned my blog using it!

Just selecting to obtain the scheme:




And then you can see some examples of how a website would look like.





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