R community

serialmentor.com

A guide to making visualizations that accurately reflect the data, tell a story, and look professional.

rstudio-education.github.io

This book will teach you how to program in R, with hands-on examples. I wrote it for non-programmers to provide a friendly introduction to the R language. You’ll learn how to load data, assemble and disassemble data objects, navigate R’s environment ...

veekaybee.github.io

New blog post: For the past couple years, I've been telling people who ask me for advice not to go into data science. Here's why: The data science job market is way oversaturated. Here's what they should do instead.

rafalab.github.io

Links to videos and R code for over 230 lectures on data analysis for life sciences and genomics now available here:

github.com

Next week I'll be offering a course at Stanford called "Readings in applied data science" — the complete syllabus is now available at Thanks to everyone on twitter who has helped me find good readings!

www.r-graph-gallery.com

The R Graph Gallery is an excellent resource for learning how to make ggplot2 visualizations. All examples come with code!

github.com

All materials for the 4 hour workshop
Data Science for Statisticians
are available on GitHub.
We covered tidyverse, dataviz, wrangling and machine learning.
Includes
6 lectures in R markdown and html
5 labs
solutions in R markdown and markd...

blog.rstudio.com

reticulate: R interface to Python Comprehensive set of interoperability tools including R Markdown Python engine rstats pydata

simplystatistics.org

Science starts with a question. Data science starts with the data. What makes data science so hard is that it starts in the wrong place.

varianceexplained.org

When I introduce myself as a data scientist, I often get questions like “What’s the difference between that and machine learning?” or “Does that mean you work on artificial intelligence?” I’ve responded enough times that my answer easily qualifies fo...

r4ds.had.co.nz

This book will teach you how to do data science with R: You’ll learn how to get your data into R, get it into the most useful structure, transform it, visualise it and model it. In this book, you will find a practicum of skills for data science. Just...

github.com

I've said this before but DavidGohel's `rvg` package which lets you turn your rstats plots into editable MS Office objects is such a boon when prepping slides for a talk.

blog.rstudio.com

Announcing Radix, a new R Markdown format for web-native scientific and technical writing: rstats rmarkdown

community.rstudio.com

Very 😀🎉 to announce a new place to talk tidyverse, shiny and rstudio:

github.com

🗺 new cheatsheet for {cartography} 📦!
"cartography: cheatsheet" ✍️ Timothée Giraud
rstats rspatial maps

blog.rstudio.com

`We are happy to announce our upcoming book "R Markdown: The Definitive Guide", authored by xieyihui fly_upside_down StatGarrett and published by CRCPress:

www.tidyverse.org

The conflicted 📦 is now on CRAN: — make ambiguous function names explicit errors rstats

www.rstudio.com

RStudio Cheat Sheets The cheat sheets below make it easy to learn about and use some of our favorite packages. From time to time, we will add new cheat sheets to the gallery. If you'd like us to drop you an email when we do, let us know by clicking...

flowingdata.com

Data is an abstraction, and it’s impossible to encapsulate everything it represents in real life. So there is uncertainty. Here are ways to visualize the uncertainty.

smach.github.io

I've posted a searchable table of 190+ rstats tasks with code snippets. Hope some of you find it useful:

www.tidyverse.org

Welcome to the new and improved tidyverse website. We are working hard to make tidyverse.org __the__ place to go to learn the tidyverse and to keep up to date with it as it evolves.

caitlinhudon.com

I wrote up some thoughts around imposter syndrome in data science -- why it's so prevalent, how I deal with it, and ways we can improve the community to help others dealing with imposter syndrome:

www.data-imaginist.com

After more than 2 years of hibernation the ggforce package is back in full force. Get the sense of this major release in this blog post.

github.com

Teaching (with) R? Consider adding your course to -- goal is to create a repository where one can discover courses and learning materials for learning and teaching R

blog.revolutionanalytics.com

The Economist's Big Mac Index (also described on Wikipedia if you're not a subscriber) was created (somewhat tongue-in-cheek) as a measure to compare the purchasing power of money in different countries. Since Big Macs are available just about everyw...

rstudioblog.wordpress.com

Today we’re excited to announce R Notebooks, which add a powerful notebook authoring engine to R Markdown. Notebook interfaces for data analysis have compelling advantages including the close assoc…

www.tidyverse.org

After 6 years and help from 185 people, 📦⬇️ (pkgdown) is now on CRAN 🎉. Use it to turn your package into a useful and beautiful 🕸site! Learn more at

blog.rstudio.com

Happy to announce (belatedly) ggplot2 1.0.0 and the second edition of the ggplot2 book:

peerj.com

Collection of preprints focusing on the practical side of data science workflows and statistical analysis. Curated by Jennifer Bryan and Hadley Wickham.

leanpub.com

I just released my new book "How to be a modern scientist" on leanpub

paulvanderlaken.com

Help yourself to these free books, tutorials, packages, cheat sheets, and many more materials for R programming. There's a separate overview for neat little R programming tricks. If you have additions, please comment below or contact me! Completely n...

simplystatistics.org

10 things R can do that might surprise you · Simply Statistics

rmarkdown.rstudio.com

flexdashboard: New dashboard framework for R Markdown and Shiny rstats

channel9.msdn.com

Data analysis seeks to learn from experience. Better inferences require better thinking and better tools. Practical advice about how to make more credible conclusions based on data. What we can exp

colinfay.me

So, if one of your 2019 goals is to learn Docker, I've written a little introductory blog post about using Docker and RStats for reproducibility
"An Introduction to Docker for R Users"

www.tidyverse.org

googledrive is a new rstats package that lets you find, create, delete, download & share files. Joint w/ LucyStats

blog.rstudio.com

Introducing the learnr package: Create interactive tutorials with R Markdown –

alison.rbind.io

xaringan slides + GitHub repo for my "Take A Sad Plot & Make It Better" talk today: ggplot2 rstats

www.fast.ai

If you're considering a PhD, go read this excellent post by math_rachel. I especially appreciate her discussion of the mental health costs of grad school & demolishing the myth you need a PhD to do cutting-edge research in data science.

blog.rstudio.com

R interface to Keras, now on CRAN: deeplearning keras rstats

motherboard.vice.com

70K OkCupid users just had their data published. But researcher says that's cool 'because it's public.' ethicsfail

varianceexplained.org

A few years ago, I wrote a post Don’t teach built-in plotting to beginners (teach ggplot2). I argued that ggplot2 was not an advanced approach meant for experts, but rather a suitable introduction to data visualization.

blog.rstudio.com

Announcing blogdown: Create Websites with R Markdown | RStudio Blog

flowingdata.com

Because the gaps are sometimes more important than the data itself, here are some ways to visualizing what's missing

atrebas.github.io

🙌 Really nice side-by-side for dplyr & rdatatable syntax…
"A data.table and dplyr tour" by atrebas
rstats

blog.rstudio.com

Build beautiful, interactive dashboards in rstudio with the flexdashboard package: rstats

ggplot2.tidyverse.org

A system for 'declaratively' creating graphics,
based on "The Grammar of Graphics". You provide the data, tell 'ggplot2'
how to map variables to aesthetics, what graphical primitives to use,
and it takes care of the details.

blog.rstudio.com

r2d3 - R Interface to D3 Visualizations | RStudio Blog

www.data-imaginist.com

After being the primary focus of my spare time for almost a year, gganimate has finally landed on CRAN. I hope you'll enjoy using it as much as I've enjoyed developing it.

robinsones.github.io

New blog post: Making R code faster, a case study. Summarizing, vectorizing, and matrices, oh my!

rafalab.github.io

This book introduces concepts and skills that can help you tackle real-world data analysis challenges. It covers concepts from probability, statistical inference, linear regression and machine learning and helps you develop skills such as R programmi...

lab.github.com

Ever wanted to learn how to use GitHub ?
"Github Learning lab" —
Including :
🏁 Introduction to GitHub
🗣Communication w/ Markdown
📃 GitHub Pages
✊ Managing conflicts
👮♂️ Securing your workflow
And others!

blog.rstudio.com

Announcing the 1st Bookdown Contest: We cordially invite you to submit your bookdown examples, so that future authors may create more beautiful/free/open-access books and future students no longer need to struggle with formatting their dissertations...

www.tidyverse.org

Make rstats package (and project) development easier with usethis: Automates common tasks and reminds you what to do next

www.nature.com

Ridding science of shoddy statistics will require scrutiny of every step, not merely the last one, say Jeffrey T. Leek and Roger D. Peng.

stackoverflow.blog

This article analyzes the growth of R, and discusses how this growth has changed the ecosystem around the programming language.

github.com

Easily insert emoji into R and RMarkdown. Contribute to hadley/emo development by creating an account on GitHub.

www.r-bloggers.com

To automate the process of modeling selection and evaluate the results with visualization, I have created some functions into my personal library and today I’m sharing the codes with you. I run them to evaluate and compare Machine Learning models as ...

r-mageddon.netlify.com

Anyone who has created their own R package has probably come across Hilary Parker’s awesome blogpost, that walks you through creating your very first R package. The comprehensive detail on everything R packages can be found in Hadley Wickham’s superb...

blog.rstudio.com

Announcing bookdown: Authoring Books and Technical Documents with R Markdown | RStudio Blog

github.com

Our rstudio add-in of the day: by grrrck. Create, visualize, and test regular expressions right inside RStudio, cheat sheets included.

phackathon.netlify.com

Ever wondered how good you'd be at p-hacking? We created the first p-hackathon 👩💻 to study how people analyze data: Step up & hack away, see if you can make the 🏆 leaderboard :). But ☝ remember, you can only do things you could justify in a pa...

varianceexplained.org

I recently came across a great natural language dataset from Mark Riedel: 112,000 plots of stories downloaded from English language Wikipedia. This includes books, movies, TV episodes, video games- anything that has a Plot section on a Wikipedia page...

www.fast.ai

How should you structure your Data Science and Engineering teams? · fast.ai

medium.com

It always starts with a DM on Twitter, where someone shares with me their personal data science ambitions, where they currently are in their plans, and then they follow up with a request for me to…

www.data-imaginist.com

Have you been looking at the Python world with jealousy over their ability to explain machine learning predictions? Look no more! lime is now available for R

github.com

Great intro to one of the 🐐 ggplot2 extensions!
🌈 "gghighlight: Highlight ggplot2 w/ predicates" by yutannihilat_en
rstats dataviz

flowingdata.com

“What tool should I learn? ” I hesitate to answer, because I use what works best for me, which isn’t necessarily the best for someone else or the “best” overall. Nevertheless, here’s my…

tensorflow.rstudio.com

Deep Learning w/ R and Keras to predict customer churn (+ Shiny front end) rstats rkeras rshiny

github.com

GitHub - ropensci/skimr: A frictionless, pipeable approach to dealing with summary statistics