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muckrakr


A growing collection of R functions and relationship files for data journalists.

Functions so far:

  • untangle - Disentangling a complex variable [Documentation]
  • bulk_csv - Creating a large data frame by appending a folder of CSV files [Documentation]
  • bulk_excel - Creating a large data frame by appending a folder of Excel files [Documentation]
  • tweet_cap - Output a screenshot of a tweet (or list of tweets) by URL [Documentation]
  • setup_folders - Command to set up an optimized folder structure for your project [Documentation to come]
  • dl_file - Downloads file from URL if file doesn't exist in set folder [Documentation to come]
  • packagr - Downloading packages that are needed but aren't yet on the system [Documentation to come]

Installation


#install.packages("devtools")
devtools::install_github("andrewbtran/muckrakr")