GitHub Pages: User and Organization Pages


  1. Create a repository. Head over to GitHub and create a new repository named, where username is your username (or organization name) on GitHub.
  2. Clone the repository
    git clone
    $git checkout master
  3. Enter the project folder and add an index.html file:
    ~$echo "Hello World" > index.html
  4. Add, commit, and push your changes:
    ~$git add --all
    ~$git commit -m "Initial commit"
    ~$git push
  5. Fire up a browser and go to

    Give it a couple of minutes for your page to show up—there will be a delay this very first time. In the future, changes will show up pretty much instantly.

Casiano Rodriguez León 2015-06-18