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re: TIP Also you can set default upstream for your push, by: git push -u remote branch, i.e.: git push -u origin master. So every next time, you hav...
 

That is true, though when you clone a repo the default upstream is normally set to origin master. This is useful if you want to work on a different remote branch.

When I push a branch that I want to make into a pull request, I normally do git push -u origin new-branch which allows me to easily make updates to that branch.

Thanks for adding the tip!

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