Motivation What I used to do Why use an R package? How-to Guide Requirements Tutorial Setup Workflow Bonus steps Other Readings Motivation I’ve been wondering about the best way to organize (reproducible) research projects in R for a while now. I figured this might be a good spot to write up some thoughts.
What I used to do Initially my projects would consist of just a few R files that separate out functions from a main script that calls the functions.
Introduction Package Setup Data Forecasting Generate data to plot Figure Introduction Since I’m writing R code to make certain figures for this website, I thought I could go ahead and annotate some of it in R markdown to serve as blog posts.
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