R Weekly 2021-W28

This week’s release was curated by Batool Almarzouq, with help from the R Weekly team members and contributors.



R in the Real World


New Packages

📦 Go Live for More New Pkgs 📦


fusen logo which is a blue hexagone with package inside it

Updated Packages

a gif from wpa showing how to load the pakage and an example of how to generate prebuilt interactive HTML reports

Videos and Podcasts

Shiny Apps

The globe in the landpage of the R community shiny app


A plot from cedric scherer tutorial - it is a bar chart which was made for kuendigung.org - sorry, I can't explain the text because it's in german but overall he used 3 different colours (yellow, purple and red to highlight the top 3 and the rest of the bars are coloured by grey - in the tutorial he explains how to create a bar plot with individual colors and add the labels within the bars

an image showing how yaml are written in R Markdown to make reproducible workflow- it describe how the title , author and other pararmeters are added - there's a video in the blog post

R Project Updates

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Quotes of the Week