R Visualization

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Top 8 R Visualization Projects

  • GitHub repo patchwork

    The Composer of ggplots (by thomasp85)

    Project mention: How to combine multiple figures together into one larger figure? What package is good for this? | reddit.com/r/rstats | 2021-03-13

    There https://patchwork.data-imaginist.com

  • GitHub repo esquisse

    RStudio add-in to make plots with ggplot2

    Project mention: Examples of R packages which include a Shiny app? | reddit.com/r/rstats | 2021-07-20

    esquisse is an RStudio Addin that is a package and also a shiny app.

  • Scout APM

    Scout APM: A developer's best friend. Try free for 14-days. Scout APM uses tracing logic that ties bottlenecks to source code so you know the exact line of code causing performance issues and can get back to building a great product faster.

  • GitHub repo UpSetR

    An R implementation of the UpSet set visualization technique published by Lex, Gehlenborg, et al..

    Project mention: How might you display overlapping binary data other than a Venn diagram? | reddit.com/r/datascience | 2021-04-18
  • GitHub repo ggsci

    🦄 Scientific journal and sci-fi themed color palettes for ggplot2

    Project mention: ggsci - Scientific Journal/Sci-fi themed color palettes for ggplot2 | reddit.com/r/rstats | 2021-03-24
  • GitHub repo echarts4r

    🐳 ECharts 5 for R

    Project mention: I'd like to know R but my immediate need is to make interactive charts in html format for web publication. Is ggplotly any good? | reddit.com/r/rstats | 2021-01-29

    This might shock you, but open-source software is an open and collaborative effort. If you think that the example with two Y-axes undermines this entire project, you can go to the echarts4r github repository, open a pull request (the website is made via pkgdown), and propose improvements to the documentation. Maybe do something good instead??

  • GitHub repo mapview

    Interactive viewing of spatial data in R

    Project mention: Most reliable mapping package atm? | reddit.com/r/rstats | 2021-05-02

    mapview for interactive mapping & data exploration on free google-like street maps and satellite view maps. The associated mapshot function should be able to get the same in a static plot.

  • GitHub repo complex-upset

    A library for creating complex UpSet plots with ggplot2 geoms

    Project mention: How might you display overlapping binary data other than a Venn diagram? | reddit.com/r/datascience | 2021-04-18

    Also, a newer version: https://github.com/krassowski/complex-upset

  • SaaSHub

    SaaSHub - Software Alternatives and Reviews. SaaSHub helps you find the best software and product alternatives

  • GitHub repo geomnet

    Examples and data for geom_net

    Project mention: Error "$<-.data.frame`(`*tmp*`, "point.size", value = numeric(0)) :", need help to resolve! | reddit.com/r/RStudio | 2021-05-23

    The data was retrieved from https://github.com/sctyner/geomnet/blob/master/README.md

NOTE: The open source projects on this list are ordered by number of github stars. The number of mentions indicates repo mentiontions in the last 12 Months or since we started tracking (Dec 2020). The latest post mention was on 2021-07-20.


What are some of the best open-source Visualization projects in R? This list will help you:

Project Stars
1 patchwork 1,913
2 esquisse 1,226
3 UpSetR 574
4 ggsci 418
5 echarts4r 405
6 mapview 370
7 complex-upset 201
8 geomnet 83