Quick-R allows you to quickly put R to use for simple tasks.

If you are already familiar with the statistical methods covered or if you are coming from a different stats software it is a great and easily accessible reference. The website's author also published "R in Action" which might also be a helpful resource for beginners

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#### Pros

### Pro Free

Everything on the website is for free and it covers quite a lot of what people new to R might want to do at the start. At least if they are interested mainly in statistical analysis (and less in R programming).

### Pro Allows for a quick start

With hands-on examples and code snippets it allows people to get started quickly.

### Pro Good reference for transition from other statistical software

If people know the basics or come from different applications Quick-R is especially helpful, because people that know what they are looking for, will find easy guides on how to do certain things in R.

#### Cons

### Con Less helpful for programming

Quick-R is a nice resource if you want to learn quickly how to do basic statistic analysis. However there is little information on programming or basic principles of R as a programming language.