How do I add a folder to an existing repository?
Go to your project folder :$ cd /path/to/my/project.
Add your project files to the repository :$ git init.
$ git add .
$ git commit -m “Initial import” …
$ git push -u origin master.
After this initial import, pushing your changes will just require this command :.
Can I upload a folder to github?
you should just try to drag and drop your entire folder in the webui and it will upload whole folder. Wanted to confirm here, that dragging and dropping a folder into the Web UI will now, indeed, create that folder in (and upload the files within it to) your GitHub repo.
Can I add empty folder to Git?
If your app depends on the folders being there (though empty), you can simply add a . gitignore file to the folder in question, and use it to accomplish two goals: Tell Git there’s a file in the folder, which makes Git add it to the repo. Tell Git to ignore the contents of this folder, minus this file itself.
Can you git add a folder?
$ cd my_folder $ git init $ git add . To your other question, adding whole folders is fine, but only relevant when adding sub-folders. Again, you can’t git add the folder that is your repository ( my_folder above). The usual way to add everything in your working tree to your repo is git add . .