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How to increase reputation with very low reputation points?

I just logged into stack exchange for the first time to answer a very basic question about logistic models in R. I found out that I cannot answer the question because I don't have enough reputation ...
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What happened to the idea to start an R-specific StackExchange site?

As adequately addressed in R-specific StackExchange site or greater integration of R community within CV?, there has been a discussion on whether or not to start an R-specific StackExchange site (an ...
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Markdown, R code and dollar sign?

Here is a dummy piece of R code. pca <- prcomp(matrix(rnorm(10*10), ncol=10)) pca$x pca$rotation The third line appears indented, whereas it is not in the ...
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Add tags for sequencing, sequence analysis or TraMineR?

I'm currently starting an online course for social sequence analysis using the R package TraMineR. We plan to use stats.stackexchange.com to support the course and the evolving social sequence ...
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How to ask question related to the use of R?

Given the place of the R software in applied statistics, we expect that questions related to this statistical package will regularly come on this site, as has been done in the past. As a follow-up on ...
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Please do not migrate low quality questions

Greetings from your friendly neighbors who frequent the r tag over at StackOverflow! We are all familiar with the fact that questions involving R will often straddle the two sites, and so a certain ...
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I'm interested in doing some exercises from some books I have, anyone interested in joining?

I'd like to get better at statistics. Part of the struggle is figuring out what is important to know and spend time on learning. That said, I have some light experience with Time Series, and would ...
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I've answered with R code. Shall I add the r tag to the question? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Syntax highlighting with r tag I've answered a question and included an example with R code. Shall I add the r tag to the question?
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Is a question about configuring R to use a proxy server off-topic?

I'm trying to figure out how to configure R's proxy settings so I can download and install some packages. I know that stuff specific to R has been in the gray area for on-topic-ness in the past (and ...
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Could 'r' tag be displayed as a capital 'R'?

Is there any chance of making the 'r' tage display as 'R'? I think it would make its meaning clearer. Must confuse newbies.
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Vote on policy for R questions

The thread Policy on R questions: Stackoverflow vs Stats Analysis suggests that we have some difference of opinions as to how to approach this issue. To get to some sort of resolution I propose that ...
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Policy on R questions: Stackoverflow Vs Stats Analysis

If you see the comments to the question on MLE for Naive Bayes in R you will notice that there is confusion about whether R questions should go to Stackoverflow or Stats Analysis. I am of the opinion ...
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print(“Hello, world!\n”)

I just want to react to a recent question that was asked about the R rank function: http://stats.stackexchange.com/q/3321/930 To my opinion, this is clearly ...
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R StackExchange package

Based on a conversation that started in the chat room (and some analysis that Colin did on voting patterns), I have posted the shell of an R StackExchange package here: ...
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Should we allow more computing questions

I've been thinking about whether this site should incorporate more computing questions. I think the current position of this site can be summarised by this question (which I asked!). Why change I ...
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How to answer R questions

It's inevitable that we will get lots R questions in this stack exchange. Should we: Bounce them all to SO Answer all questions, even when it's clearly programming and not statistics. Answer the ...