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Launch and store Shiny apps

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Your Turn

  • There is an app in the examples/ folder called plot_app/. It has two Shiny files: ui.R and server.R.

  • Run use_package(“shiny”)

  • Create a folder in inst/ called shinyapps

  • Create an R file with use_r() called “launch_app.”

  • Write a function to launch the app

  • Add a roxygen skeleton and add a title and describe any parameters you used (if you used any)

  • Re-build your package and launch the app with your function

Learn More

You may find Dean Attali's blog post Supplementing your R package with a Shiny app helpful.

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