WikiSocio (0.7.0)

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A MediaWiki API Wrapper.

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().

Maintainer: Leo Joubert
Author(s): person("Leo", "Joubert", email = "", role = c("aut", "cre"))

License: GPL-3

Uses: httr, igraph, pbapply, plyr, RCurl, stringr, XML

Released over 1 year ago.



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