I've wanted to start blogging again after a few years off. I was thrilled to find that I can blog using markdown in Vim and publish using git.
When you're using git routinely, it's helpful to know which branch you're currently on without having to type git status or git branch.
There are some fundamental git commands that you will use frequently that are hard to work into a "how-to" guide. Here are some basic git commands and how to use them. These are in no specific order.
If you're working on your development environment but you need access to a branch that someone else has pushed to "origin" then you'll need to follow these steps.