Git Tutorial: Squashing Commits

Git Tutorial: Squashing Commits

Watch this video series to learn Git concepts

Hey, Git users! Welcome to another lesson in our Git tutorial series. In this video, John, an Axosoft developer, will teach you about squashing commits. Tune in to find out:

  • What does it mean to squash commits in Git?
  • When should you squash commits?

If you use GitKraken—our Git client for Windows, Mac, and Linux—here’s how you can squash commits:

Simply select your commits, right click the commit node, and click Squash commits. It’s that easy!

how to squash commits

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