Downloading and installing R & RStudio

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R Programming for Statistics and Data Science 2021

R Programming for Data Science & Data Analysis. Applying R for Statistics and Data Visualization with GGplot2 in R

06:24:22 of on-demand video • Updated January 2021

  • Learn the fundamentals of programming in R
  • Work with R’s conditional statements, functions, and loops
  • Build your own functions in R
  • Get your data in and out of R
  • Learn the core tools for data science with R
  • Manipulate data with the Tidyverse ecosystem of packages
  • Systematically explore data in R
  • The grammar of graphics and the ggplot2 package
  • Visualise data: plot different types of data & draw insights
  • Transform data: best practices of when and how
  • Index, slice, and subset data
  • Learn the fundamentals of statistics and apply them in practice
  • Hypothesis testing in R
  • Understand and carry out regression analysis in R
  • Work with dummy variables
  • Learn to make decisions that are supported by the data!
  • Have fun by taking apart Star Wars and Pokemon data, as well some more serious data sets
English [Auto] Hi and welcome back to our first it just isn't day to science. Now some of you have already had to brush heads with our before and they already have it installed on your devices. But for those of you who are just getting acquainted with the language and its shells Let me show you how to get our and our studio onto your computers are is available on the Project Web site the comprehensive our archive network just type our dash project that org in your preferred browser and follow the link to the list of mirrors you can download our from. If the cloud based mirror which is the top choice in the list doesn't work for you you can select the country specific source and that's totally OK. Once you select your mirror you will see three links for downloading or depending on the operating system you're running. Follow the one that matches your OS. Linux Macs or windows. Then select base or install are for the first time. Both lead to the same page so it doesn't really matter which one you go with next. Once you are on the new page click on the top link it says download are the most current version number for Windows. This will start to download to the setup file. Once the download completes run the program you just downloaded and that will take you through a familiar installation wizard. When the wizard completes the installation you will have a shortcut to are in your Start Menu and are in your program files and funtastic. Now R is not a program or an application in its own right. It is a computer language like Python and C and so on to use Are you write commands in it and ask your device to interpret them and act on their instructions. You can use our s own terminal window to read and execute code but the interface is not nearly enough for a pleasant and even productive experience. This is why today there is hardly a person who doesn't use R with the studio application. Our studio is an integrated development environment for our. That makes writing programs are a lot easier. It's a Front-End or a shell to our if you will to download our studio for free. Just go to your browser again and type w that were you. RS Did you come at the top of the page. There is a download prompt so follow that choose the installer that works best for your platform and download the application. I'm running a Windows computer so that's the best option for me. Running the set up will again take it through a straightforward installation process and once it completes you should be able to open our studio. Now bear in mind the installation order because our studio is a front then too. Are you only be able to use our studio to its full capacity. If you have are installed in your device already you can use our without having our studio but not the other way around excellent. OK next I will show you how to make your way through the studio environment. That's it for this lesson everybody. See you in the next one.