For lack of a better idea, I just skipped over that error and went on
to the next step. Now I have the one below...
=> error creating repository
C:\Sites\ridemo>git remote add origin email@example.com:friendlyfriend/
C:\Sites\ridemo>git push -u origin master
The authenticity of host 'github.com (22.214.171.124)' can't be
RSA key fingerprint is 16:27:ac:a5:76:28:2d:36:63:1b:
Are you sure you want to continue connecting (yes/no)? yes
Warning: Permanently added 'github.com,126.96.36.199' (RSA) to the
list of know
Permission denied (publickey).
fatal: The remote end hung up unexpectedly
'clip' is not recognized as an internal or external command,
operable program or batch file.
Your public ssh key has been copied to your clipboard.
It says, "Your public ssh key has been copied to your clipboard", but
the public key is not copied to the clipboard.