Juri Strumpflohner
Juri Strumpflohner Juri is a full stack developer and tech lead with a special passion for the web and frontend development. He creates online videos for Egghead.io, writes articles on his blog and for tech magazines, speaks at conferences and holds training workshops.

Update: Don't forget to polish your git history

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Branching is what makes git so awesome. Creating feature branches is like creating your own playground where you can try and mess around, without affecting others. On those branches I commit as often as possible in order to have local backup points to which I can eventually jump back.

However, once finished, don’t forget to clean up your mess. This is something people most often don’t do, namely to use git rebase to clean up your commit history to make it more sensible and understandable (for others and your future self). Here’s a short demo on how to do it.

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