Something new in the category »after the third person asked me about it, i have to write a blogpost«. So here are some of the most basic git commands.

Get the newest stuff from a remote repository (e.g. github):

git clone --recursive

Get the newest changes

git pull

Check the status of your local git project

git status

Forget the recent changes of my local files

git checkout -- .

Reserve changes in a specific file for my next commit

git add app/views/

Commit the reserved files with a commit message

git commit -m "Messed up everything."

Push it back into the remote repo

git push

Wanna dig deeper into git? Check out this awesome guide. ...its also available in german.