This is the third article in a series on the basics of using Git. The other articles in the series are:
Basic Git for DBAs: Getting Started with Git Basic Git for DBAs: Sharing Files Through GitHub
In the first few articles, we set up a repository and shared files through GitHub. In this article, we will explain what a branch is, how to create one, and how to get a new one from GitHub.
What is a Branch?
Branch comes from the idea of splitting from the main section. A main tree trunk splits into branches. A stream might