leojoubert/WikiSocio: A MediaWiki API Wrapper
Version 0.8.0

MediaWiki is wiki platform. Providing the infrastructure of Wikipedia, it also offers very sophisticated archiving functionalities. This package is built to store these wiki's archives to R object - data-frame, lists, vector and variables. All data are downloaded with the help of MediaWiki REST API. For instance, you can get all revisions made by a contributor - contrib_list(), all the revisions of a page page_revisions(), or create corpus of contributors - corpus_contrib_create() - and pages corpus_page_create(). Then, you can make these corpus rich of data about contributors or pages - corpus_contrib_data() or corpus_page_data().

Getting started

Package details

Authorperson("Leo", "Joubert", email = "[email protected]", role = c("aut", "cre"))
MaintainerLeo Joubert <[email protected]>
LicenseGPL-3
Version0.8.0
Package repositoryView on GitHub
Installation Install the latest version of this package by entering the following in R:
install.packages("devtools")
library(devtools)
install_github("leojoubert/WikiSocio")
leojoubert/WikiSocio documentation built on July 26, 2017, 11:07 p.m.