I use git-ftp for my script based projects, mostly PHP. Most of the low-cost web hoster does not provide SSH nor git support, only FTP. That is why I needed a easy way to deploy my git tracked projects. Instead to transfer always the whole project, I thought, why not only transfer the files which changed since the last time, git can tell me those files. Even if you are playing with different branches, git-ftp knows which files are different. No ordinary FTP client can do that. More