18Dynamic Reports with R Markdown
The insights you discover through your analysis are only valuable if you can share them with others. To do this, it’s important to have a simple, repeatable process for combining the set of charts, tables, and statistics you generate into an easily presentable format.
This chapter introduces R Markdown1 as a tool for compiling and sharing your results. R Markdown is a development framework that supports using
R to dynamically create documents, such as websites (
.html files), reports (
As you may have guessed, R Markdown does this by providing the ability to blend Markdown syntax and
R code so that, when compiled ...