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Getting Help in R

Introduction In this post, we will learn about the different methods of getting help in R. Often, we get stuck while doing some analysis as either we do not know the correct function to use or its syntax. It is important for anyone who is new to R to know the right place to look for help. There are two ways to look for help in R: built in help system online In the first section, we will look at various online resources that can supplement the built in help system.

Beginners Guide to R Package Ecosystem

Introduction In the previous post, we learnt about getting help in R. In this post, we will learn about R packages. Packages are fundamental to R. There are approximately 15000 packages available on CRAN or the Comprehensive R Archive Network. Packages are available for different topics. You should always look for a package before writing code from scratch. In case you have written your own codes for a new analysis or topic, do share it with the R community by converting the code into a package.

Getting Help In R

Introduction In the previous post, we learnt about data types in R. In this post, we will learn about the different methods of getting help in R. Often we get stuck while doing some analysis as either we do not know the correct function to use or its syntax. It is important for anyone who is new to R to know the right place to look for help. There are two ways to look for help in R: