Get started with GitHub ActionsDiscover the possibilities of GitHub Actions by creating your first workflow.Start path
Understanding GitHub ActionsLearn the basics of GitHub Actions, including core concepts and essential terminology.
- How-to guide
Finding and customizing actionsActions are the building blocks that power your workflow. A workflow can contain actions created by the community, or you can create your own actions directly within your application's repository. This guide will show you how to discover, use, and customize actions.
Essential features of GitHub ActionsGitHub Actions are designed to help you build robust and dynamic automations. This guide will show you how to craft GitHub Actions workflows that include environment variables, customized scripts, and more.
- How-to guide
Managing complex workflowsThis guide shows you how to use the advanced features of GitHub Actions, with secret management, dependent jobs, caching, build matrices, and labels.
Security hardening for GitHub ActionsGood security practices for using GitHub Actions features.
Build and test code
You can create custom continuous integration (CI) workflows right in your repository.
Automate your deployments
Learn how to automate release publishing for your project with a custom continuous deployment (CD) workflow in GitHub Actions.
Deploy to the cloud
Learn how to use GitHub Actions to build an application and deploy it to various cloud-based platforms.
Host your own runners
You can create self-hosted runners to run workflows in a highly customizable environment.
Create an action
Do you have an idea for a new action? Have you built something custom for your project? Learn how to build shareable actions and publish them to GitHub Marketplace.
Quickstart for GitHub Actions
Try out the features of GitHub Actions in 5 minutes or less.
Understanding GitHub Actions
Learn the basics of GitHub Actions, including core concepts and essential terminology.
Creating a Docker container action
This guide shows you the minimal steps required to build a Docker container action.
Setting up continuous integration using workflow templates
You can set up continuous integration for your project using a workflow template that matches the language and tooling you want to use.
Building and testing Python
You can create a continuous integration (CI) workflow to build and test your Python project.
Building and testing Node.js
You can create a continuous integration (CI) workflow to build and test your Node.js project.
About packaging with GitHub Actions
You can set up workflows in GitHub Actions to produce packages and upload them to GitHub Packages or another package hosting provider.
Publishing Docker images
You can publish Docker images to a registry, such as Docker Hub or GitHub Packages, as part of your continuous integration (CI) workflow.