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Create R Markdown reports and presentations even better with these 3 practical tips

January 19, 2019
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Create R Markdown reports and presentations even better with these 3 practical tips

Introduction Including R Markdown in the workflow for presenting and publishing analyses that use code in R or other languages is a great way to make presentations, dashboards or reports good looking, reproducible and version controllable. In this post, we will look at three simple ways to improve that workflow even further with methods that are lesser known and can make...

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Create R Markdown reports and presentations even better with these 3 practical tips

January 19, 2019
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Create R Markdown reports and presentations even better with these 3 practical tips

Introduction Including R Markdown in the workflow for presenting and publishing analyses that use code in R or other languages is a great way to make presentations, dashboards or reports good looking, reproducible and version controllable. In this post, we will look at three simple ways to improve that workflow even further with methods that are lesser known and can make...

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Here’s why 2019 is a great year to start with R: A story of 10 year old R code then and now

January 5, 2019
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Here’s why 2019 is a great year to start with R: A story of 10 year old R code then and now

Introduction It has been more than ten years since I wrote my first R code. And in those years, the R world has changed dramatically, and mostly to the better. I believe that the current time may be one of the best times to start working with R. In this new year’s post we will look at the R world 10...

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Here’s why 2019 is a great year to start with R: A story of 10 year old R code then and now

January 5, 2019
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Here’s why 2019 is a great year to start with R: A story of 10 year old R code then and now

Introduction It has been more than ten years since I wrote my first R code. And in those years, the R world has changed dramatically, and mostly to the better. I believe that the current time may be one of the best times to start working with R. In this new year’s post we will look at the R world 10...

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5 amazing free tools that can help with publishing R results and blogging

December 22, 2018
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5 amazing free tools that can help with publishing R results and blogging

Introduction It is Christmas time! And what better time than this to write about the great tools that are available to all who like R and would like to publish their R work or even blog about it. This post is meant as a praise to the tools that are...

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5 amazing free tools that can help with publishing R results and blogging

December 22, 2018
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5 amazing free tools that can help with publishing R results and blogging

Introduction It is Christmas time! And what better time than this to write about the great tools that are available to all who like R and would like to publish their R work or even blog about it. This post is meant as a praise to the tools that are...

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How to sort data by one or more columns with base R, dplyr and data.table

December 8, 2018
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Introduction In this post in the R:case4base series we will examine sorting (ordering) data in base R. We will learn to sort our data based on one or multiple columns, with ascending or descending order and as always look at alternatives to base R, namely the tidyverse’s dplyr and data.table to show how we can achieve the same results. It is...

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R:case4base – Sorting data with base R

December 8, 2018
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R:case4base – Sorting data with base R

Introduction In this post in the R:case4base series we will examine sorting (ordering) data in base R. We will learn to sort our data based on one or multiple columns, with ascending or descending order and as always look at alternatives to base R, namely the tidyverse’s dplyr and data.table to show how we can achieve the same results. It is...

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How to work with strings in base R – An overview of 20+ methods for daily use

November 24, 2018
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How to work with strings in base R – An overview of 20+ methods for daily use

Introduction In this post in the R:case4base series we will look at string manipulation with base R, and provide an overview of a wide range of functions for our string working needs. We will use simple examples to learn to perform basic string operations, concatenate strings, work with substrings, switch cases, quote, find and replace within strings and more. Some interesting...

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How to work with strings in base R – An overview of 20+ methods for daily use.

November 24, 2018
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How to work with strings in base R – An overview of 20+ methods for daily use.

Introduction In this post in the R:case4base series we will look at string manipulation with base R, and provide an overview of a wide range of functions for our string working needs. We will use simple examples to learn to perform basic string operations, concatenate strings, work with substrings, switch cases, quote, find and replace within strings and more. Some interesting...

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