An R package for managing and analyzing text, created by Kenneth Benoit in collaboration with a team of core contributors: Kohei Watanabe, Paul Nulty, Adam Obeng, Stefan Müller, Haiyan Wang, Ben Lauderdale, and Will Lowe. Supported by the European Research Council grant ERC-2011-StG 283794-QUANTESS.
How to Install
The normal way from CRAN, using your R GUI or
Or for the latest development version:
# devtools package required to install quanteda from Github devtools::install_github("quanteda/quanteda")
Because this compiles some C++ source code, you will need a compiler installed. If you are using a Windows platform, this means you will need also to install the Rtools software available from CRAN. If you are using macOS, you will need to to install XCode, available for free from the App Store, or if you prefer a lighter footprint set of tools, just the Xcode command line tools, using the command
xcode-select --install from the Terminal.
How to Use
See the quick start quide to learn how to use quanteda.
If you like quanteda, please consider leaving feedback or a testimonial here.
Contributions in the form of feedback, comments, code, and bug reports are most welcome. How to contribute:
- Fork the source code, modify, and issue a pull request through the project GitHub page. See our Contributor Code of Conduct and the all-important quanteda Style Guide.
- Issues, bug reports, and wish lists: File a GitHub issue.
- Usage questions: Submit a question on the quanteda channel on StackOverflow.
- Contact the maintainer by email.