Using Distill in R Markdown to Start a Blog 🏗️

Quick steps to start a Blog in R

I previously read this RStudio blog post on the Distill package earlier this month. The aesthetic and features were impressive to me (particularly site-wide search). Had some time to try it out today. Here are the short and simple steps I took to start a blog using Distill.

Note: this article assumes you have some prior experience with R Markdown. Skim over this book to learn more about R Markdown.

  1. Skimmed the official website for Distill and page on creating a blog.

Simple as that. Here is what it looks like right now. Hope this is helpful.

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