Using Git Subtree for WordPress Projects
Strap in folks, this is a nerdy one. If you’re not already a little aware of the role of Git in your life, there’s a good chance that this article isn’t going to work for you. While I will make sure I anchor our conversation about Git Subtree’s use in my WordPress development with a little context of what Git is, it’ll be minimal. This is not a “Git” tutorial, it’s pretty explicitly a “git subtree” tutorial.
Oh Shit Git
There are lots of people who can help you understand Git. Some of them are quite exhaustive, like Dan Gitcodeschooldude (who I covered here). His free video tutorials are great. But they’re also unequivocally not a cheat sheet. They’re essentially in-depth tutorials that will give you incredibly deeper understanding but require sustained focus.
Learn Git for Free with Dan Gitschooldude
Last year I put together a conference talk on Git. While researching it, and wanting to make sure I really understood Git, I stumbled upon a free YouTube channel that is just chock-full of good practical advice about Git.
Truly Useful WordPress Development Tools: SASS, Local Development, and Git
Our own Fred Meyer wrote a piece over at the Torque blog! If you’ve been wondering what new technologies and tools are worth the time it takes to learn, you won’t want to miss this post.