Tag: R

Learn R the Right Way in 5 Steps

R is in an increasingly popular language for data analysis and data science. Here’s how you can learn R and be sure it sticks so you can get the career you want.

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Making Learning to Code Friendlier with Art — An Interview with Dr. Allison Horst

Learning to code for the first time can be intimidating. One way to make it more approachable? Fun pictures of fuzzy monsters.

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Data Visualization in R with ggplot2: A Beginner Tutorial

A famous general is thought to have said, “A good sketch is better than a long speech.” That advice may have come from the battlefield, but it’s applicable in lots of other areas — including data science. “Sketching” out our data by visualizing it using ggplot2 in R is more impactful than simply describing the […]

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How to Use If-Else Statements and Loops in R

Learn to use if-else statements, for loops, and while loops to build complex conditional programs in R, a valuable skill for aspiring data scientists and R programmers alike.

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Top Tips for Learning R from Africa R’s Shelmith Kariuki

If you’re just at the beginning of your journey learning R programming and you’re looking for tips, there’s a lot you can learn from Shelmith Kariuki. Shel has years of professional experience working in data science, and years of experience teaching statistics and data skills to others. She’s a data analyst, an RStudio certified Tidyverse […]

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Tutorial: Getting Started with R and RStudio

Get your R programming journey off on the right foot with this RStudio tutorial that walks through everything from installation to best practices.

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Tidyverse Basics: Load and Clean Data with R tidyverse Tools

We’ll load, clean, and prep some Brooklyn real estate data for analysis using R and the tidyverse! Messy datasets are everywhere. If you want to analyze data, it’s inevitable that you will need to clean data. In this tutorial, we’re going to take a look at how to do that using R and some nifty […]

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Tutorial: Better Blog Post Analysis with googleAnalyticsR

Learn to compare blog posts on even footing by using R programming and the googleAnalyticsR package for blog data analysis in this free tutorial.

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Learn R Free — Our Interactive R Courses Are ALL Free This Week!

Exciting news: for the next week, all of our R programming courses are free. In fact, every single course in our Data Analyst in R career path is free from July 20-27. This free week includes all of our R programming courses and all of the SQL and statistics courses that are included in the R path. Why are we doing this? Last […]

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Learn R for Data Analysis with Our New R Courses!

Learn R for data analysis and data science. Dataquest’s Data Analyst in R path has an all-new beginning that makes it easier than ever to learn from scratch.

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Getting Started with R Markdown — Guide and Cheatsheet

Learn the fundamentals of R markdown in this in-depth tutorial, or simply use it as a quick reference guide and cheatsheet for R markdown formatting.

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R Markdown Tips, Tricks, and Shortcuts

Make your R data analysis beautiful and your R programming workflow smoother with these tips, tricks, and shortcuts that’ll turn you into an R markdown pro!

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23 RStudio Tips, Tricks, and Shortcuts

RStudio is a powerful tool for data analysis. Here are 23 tips, tricks, and shortcuts to turn you into an RStudio power user!

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Tutorial: Web Scraping in R with rvest

Learn how to do web scraping in R by using the rvest package to scrape data about the weather in this free R web scraping tutorial.

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R API Tutorial: Getting Started with APIs in R

Learn how to access APIs using your R programming skills in this free tutorial covering how to get data from NASA’s free ISS API.

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