Author: Jan

  • goodreads: what books #estoniareads?

    Estonian National Broadcasting Agency run a wonderful campaign called “Eesti loeb” (Estonia reads), where people were asked to post a picture of themselves with a book they are reading (or have read) and find inspiring. Photos of readers with their favourite books were published afterwards. But which books are the most popular ones among Estonians? We are going […]

  • Extending DT child rows example

    Short description of R package DT from its website: The R package DT provides an R interface to the JavaScript library DataTables. R data objects (matrices or data frames) can be displayed as tables on HTML pages, and DataTables provides filtering, pagination, sorting, and many other features in the tables.  In practice it means that we can easily publish […]

  • Use shortcodes to embed tweets, videos, etc. in your blogdown blog posts

    Shortcodes are simple snippets inside your content files calling built-in or custom templates. This short post is a shout-out for the blogdown::shortcode() function. Example(s) of blogdown::shortcode() can be found in blogdown book. To learn more about shortcodes visit Shortcodes make it super easy to embed content in blog posts. Lets say we have a video we want to embed in a […]