Publishing a Local Tag on a Remote

Every local tag is kept private to you by default - you can decide yourself if and when you want to publish it on a remote server. If you decide to do so, a new tag is created on the remote server.

In theory, you could use Git's standard "push" feature to publish a tag. However, to make this easier, Tower offers a special interface when it comes to publishing a local tag on a remote.

Publish a Local Tag on a Remote

You can publish a local tag in different ways:

  • drag the local tag in the sidebar and drop it onto the remote you want to publish it on
  • right-click the local tag in the sidebar and select Publish <tag name>…