Why You Need to Know Git

Ever wonder why everyone in the coding universe always references Git and GitHub? No matter how many coding languages you know or how many tech tools you use, if you're not familiar with Git and Github, you're missing out. Let's break down why these tools are your secret weapons in the tech world.

What Are Git and GitHub?

Think of Git as your trusty sidekick for keeping track of changes in your code. It's like having a magical time machine that lets you rewind to any point in your project's history if something goes wrong. GitHub, on the other hand, is like a cool clubhouse where you can store your projects, work with others, and show off your coding skills to the world.

Already sold on needing to know it? Then sign up for our Git and Github class now! We're offering an introductory session that will get you comfortable and hands-on with our virtual workshop: April 15, 2024 at 3p - 5p ET / 12p - 2p PT. Sign up here!

Why Do They Matter?

Teamwork Made Easy:

Tech projects these days are rarely a solo gig. With Git and GitHub, collaborating with others becomes a breeze. You can work on projects together, review each other's code, and fix bugs in no time. Knowing how to use these tools shows that you're a team player, which is a big plus in the tech job market.

Keeping Your Code in Check:

Imagine your code as a garden that needs constant tending. Git helps you keep it neat and organized by tracking all the changes you make. And with GitHub, you have a central hub where you can store your code, manage issues, and keep everything running smoothly. Employers love developers who can keep their codebases tidy and organized.

Joining the Coding Community:

Ever wanted to be part of something bigger? With Git and GitHub, you can dive into the exciting world of open source. By contributing to projects and collaborating with other developers, you'll learn new skills, build your portfolio, and make connections that could lead to awesome opportunities.

Speaking the Industry Language:

In the tech world, Git and GitHub are like the cool kids everyone wants to hang out with. They're used by pretty much every company out there, big or small. So, by mastering these tools, you're not just learning something useful – you're also speaking the same language as the tech giants.

Ready to Learn?

So, why should you care about Git and GitHub? Because they're your ticket to success in the tech world! Whether you're a coding newbie or a seasoned pro, mastering these tools will open doors to endless opportunities. And GDI has got exactly what you need to learn more about this game-changer of a tool. Join our class 'Intro to Git and Github,' scheduled for April 15 from 3p - 5p ET / 12p - 2p PT to gain the knowledge and start using it yourself. Sign up here today! Trust us, you won't regret it!