AWS CodeDeploy
User Guide (API Version 2014-10-06)

A new console design is available for this service. Although the procedures in this guide were written for the older version of the console, you will find many of the concepts and basic procedures in this guide still apply.

Step 1: Set Up a GitHub Account

You will need a GitHub account to create a GitHub repository where the revision will be stored. If you already have a GitHub account, skip ahead to Step 2: Create a GitHub Repository.

  1. Go to

  2. Type a user name, your email address, and a password.

  3. Choose Sign up for GitHub, and then follow the instructions.