R packages

palettes

Provides a comprehensive library for colour vectors and colour palettes using a new family of colour classes (palettes_colour and palettes_palette) that always print as hex codes with colour previews. Capabilities include: formatting, casting and coercion, extraction and updating of components, plotting, colour mixing arithmetic, and colour interpolation.

distilltools

The distilltools package is collection of tools to support the creation and styling of content on websites created using the distill package in R.

soda

The goal of the soda package is to allow you to programmatically access a wealth of open data resources from governments, non-profits, and NGOs around the world using the Socrata Open Data API (SODA) or Discovery API. This package is in very early development.

embedr

A wrapper for the <audio> and <video> HTML commands in R. It allows you to embed multimedia files in HTML documents generated by R using R code instead of raw HTML. Its functions also include arguments for including placeholder text instead of embedded multimedia files when generating non-HTML documents in R.