Rfacebook package is authored and maintained by Pablo Barbera and Michael Piccirilli. It provides an interface to the Facebook API. It needs Version 2.12.0 or later of R and it is dependent on a few other packages, such as
httpuv. Before starting, make sure those packages are installed. It is preferred to have Version 0.6 of the
httr package installed.
We will now install the
Rfacebook packages. We can download and install the latest package from GitHub using the following code and load the package using the
library function. On the other hand, we can also install the
Rfacebook package from the CRAN network. One prerequisite for installing the package using the function ...