Last updated July 15, 2019

For many container images on Docker Hub, the preferred approach is to create an automatic build. An automatic build integrates Hub with a public Git repository, providing you an effective, open, and best-practice approach to sharing your containers with your team, and with the world.

In this tutorial, we'll:

  • List the advantages of creating an automatic build compared to other approaches on Docker Hub.
  • Describe the process of creating an automatic build.
  • Outline how to organize your git repository for your images.
  • Learn how to configure and trigger the build on Hub.