How to use Distributed Version control using GitHub?
GitHub is an online hosting service for version control using Git. It is mostly used for computer code and creative writing. It offers all of the Distributed Version Control System DVCs and Source Code Management SCM functionality of Git along with its own features and facilities.
In this definition of GitHub, we have come across two major terms, version control and Git. To fully understand how GitHub operates, what its functionalities and most importantly why it is used, you need to have a basic understanding of both Version Control System (VCS) and GIT.