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Caitlin, Dionne, and Lauren are from R Ladies Melbourne, and we are here because we want to teach you how to program in R!
R-Ladies is a world-wide organisation whose mission is to promote gender diversity in the R community.
Coding is writing instructions that a machine or computer can understand to perform a task.
R is a programming language and free software environment for statistical computing and graphics. It is used in statistics, data science and many other disciplines. It is also a very powerful tool for visualising data.
- R is free and open source
- Learning R is fun and easy
- Lots of libraries
- Want the coolest job?
Who uses R? Academics and Industry, including:
- McKinsey & Company