Git Tutorials

Pull Request

Learn Git: What is a Pull Request

Intermediate Git Tutorial

What is a pull request in Git? A pull request is an event in Git where a contributor asks a maintainer of a Git repository to review code they want to merge into a project.

Watch this intermediate Git tutorial video to see how you can fork a Git repository on a remote hosting service, like GitHub, and clone the repo onto your machine; from here you can make your code changes before pushing them to your forked repository. Here is where you will open a pull request back to the main repository on GitHub.

Get tips and best practices for getting your pull request approved and changes merged and see how to open a pull request in GitHub.