Git repositories can be hosted remotely and various services are there to host Git repositories. In simple words, a Git project folder can be hosted online either publicly or privately.
Although one can setup his/her own Git server but it’s easy and more popular to use an external dedicated hosting site like GitHub. Hosting Git repositories on such popular public hosting sites even makes it easier for the open source community to find the project and collaborate with it.
Public Git Hosting Sites
There are a lot of hosting options for Git repositories. Here’s an up-to-date list: GitHosting
- Git documentation: Hosted Git