Use these git config settings and tools to make your life easier.
Git tab autocomplete for OSX - enables tab autocomplete for most git commands
Git autocomplete is super helpful if you have long branch names.
Add the below code to your ~/.gitconfig file to enable color and popular short codes.
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GitX - git graphical viewer - better than gitk
The brotherbard fork of gitx has some recommended improvements.
Thanks to Ben Woolsey for all these tips. Ben is working with us on a new startup.