Using Google Spreadsheets with R: an update

September 15, 2011

(This article was first published on Revolutions, and kindly contributed to R-bloggers)

Prompted by a rush of visitors from Andrew Gelman's blog, I went back and updated the details of my post from 2009 on reading data from Google Spreadsheets into R. Since then, Google had switched to using a secure (https) connection for Google Docs, which required some tweaks to the code. If you haven't seen it before, it's a neat way of using Google Spreadsheets as a data editor (it makes it easy to import data into R), or as a way of sharing data for others to use with R. The link's below.

Revolutions blog: How to use a Google Spreadsheet as data in R

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