Refactoring squashinformr 🛠

In the early days of the pandemic, I wrote squashinformr, an R package for web scraping professional squash data. I’m quite proud of the package, as it was my first real effort in creating open source. But when I wrote the initial version, I committed many cardinal programming sins. At the time, my approach to writing code was very ‘script-like’. I kept code for my analyses in single Rmarkdown files that I would run from top to bottom....

February 15, 2021 · 8 min · Hayden MacDonald