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A Newbie's Guide to Making A Pull Request (for an R package)

I had the wonderful opportunity to participate in the {tidyverse} Developer Day the day after rstudio::conf2019 officially wrapped up. 1 One of the objectives of the event was to encourage open-source contributor newbies (like me 😄) to gain some experience, namely through submitting pull requests to address issues with {tidyverse} packages. Having only ever worked with my own packages/repos before, I found this was to be perfect opportunity to “get my feet wet”!