GitHub, and Git in general, intimidate a lot of people. However, this type of distributed version control software is a must in any developer’s toolkit. Moreover, knowing how to use GitHub and deploy code from it to your WordPress web host can make for a much safer development process. That way, you’ll always have a safe copy of your code on hand.
In this article, we’re going to teach you how to deploy and update a full WordPress website from GitHub to your web host of choice (as long as they support it). We’ll cover four steps that will guide you through the entire process, so let’s jump right in!