Thanks, Joe Groff
git cloneyour existing repo
cdinto the new clone
git checkout -b NEWBRANCHNAME
- make your changes, edits, tweaks
- cd back to the primary clone folder top level (in the folder)
git add .
git commit -m "A meaningful commit statement"
git push -u origin NEWBRANCHNAME
- Hop onto github and use the branch pop-up menu to select your branch
- Create your new pull request.
Optional step 11 is “hope you have not overwhelmed the team with your proposal backlog.”