GitHub gives developers both a place to store and share their code. We can use the Issue Tracker to submit bugs or keep up on changes in our own open source projects.

You can even edit files directly on the website.

Let's make a detour to GitHub and get setup over there.

After you've set up your GitHub account, you're ready to fork a project!

A Bit about Gitter

Gitter is a sweet little app that allows you to create IRC-style chat rooms based around a GitHub repository. The link above will take you to the Gitter room for our fan_fic repo.

We have almost everything we need to survive. We have our communication tools, we have shelter and we've even found some zombies source code. Next up? Weapons. Our weapon of choice will be Git.