A Cheatsheet for Building Mutilevel Models in R

A short introduction to basic multilevel modelling syntax in R (using lme4, brms or rstanarm).

November 1, 2022 · 12 min · 2544 words

Rendering Mermaid Diagrams on a Hugo Website Using Quarto

How to get your mermaid diagrams to show up on your Hugo blog when using Quarto, so that you don’t have to go through the same trial and error nightmare that I did!

September 17, 2022 · 5 min · 1018 words

Setting up a Hugo Website with Quarto

An extension of the Quarto documentation (that didn’t work off the shelf for me) for getting a Hugo website working with Quarto seamlessly.

September 11, 2022 · 4 min · 849 words

Resources for Learning Bayesian Statistics

Learning Bayesian statistics is hard enough already, so maybe I can help make that journey very slightly easier for someone else by pointing them to some of the best resources I’ve come across.

May 10, 2022 · 8 min · 1603 words

Combining Tidymodels & Caret for Machine Learning in R

How to combine the functionality from both the Tidymodels framework and Caret to build models that combine the best of both worlds.

May 7, 2022 · 6 min · 1159 words

Make More Packages!

How (and why) to learn basic package development in R, for data scientists.

February 19, 2022 · 7 min · 1294 words

Making Myself Accountable

Setting myself a goal to try and write one blog post a month for the whole of 2022, so that I can come back to it and assess just how much I missed my target by at the end of the year.

January 17, 2022 · 1 min · 213 words

Recent Football Analytics Articles

A short summary of some of the football analytics pieces I have written recently (as of 04/20).

April 14, 2020 · 1 min · 202 words