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== Additional Resources ==
 
== Additional Resources ==
 
* [https://www.r-bloggers.com/r-code-best-practices/| R-bloggers post on best practices]
 
* [https://www.r-bloggers.com/r-code-best-practices/| R-bloggers post on best practices]
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[[Category: Coding Practices]]

Latest revision as of 16:44, 14 April 2021

This article lays out some best practices for coding using R. Though it is possible to use R without it, the RStudio integrated development environment makes its use easier and is the standard among R users. There is not a single set of best practices and the guidelines below are suggestions that can and should be adapted the each project's needs, as well as users' preferences


Read First

  • RStudio
  • Comments
  • Objects names

Package installation

Comments and script structure

Naming objects

Style and white space

Loops in R

Tidyverse

Version control

RStudio projects

Additional Resources