The workflowr package helps you create a research website using R Markdown and Git.
Start a workflowr project.
Build the site to view locally.
Publish analyses to include in the website.
Report status of analysis files.
For further information on workflowr, see the help pages for these functions:
More technical details about how individual R Markdown files are converted to webpages, and how the rendering settings can be customized.
This help page explains how
project-wide rendering settings can be customized in the
The following package options affect the default behavior of the workflowr
functions. To permanently set any of these options, add a call to the
options in the file
.Rprofile at the root
of your workflowr project. For example:
# Do not use Git executable options(workflowr.sysgit = "")
A logical indicating whether workflowr functions
should automatically save files open in the RStudio editor before running.
The default is
TRUE. This requires RStudio 1.1.287 or later. Only
files that have been previously saved are affected. In other words, unnamed
files will be ignored.
The path to the system Git executable. This is
occasionally used to increase the speed of Git operations performed by
workflowr. By default it is set to the first Git executable on the search
path. You can specify a path to a different Git executable. Alternatively you
can disable this behavior entirely by setting it to the empty string
A logical indicating whether workflowr functions should
open webpages for viewing in the browser. The default is set to
interactive (i.e. it is
TRUE only if it is an
interactive R session). This option is currently used by