Author: Mitchell O’Hara-Wild
icon package provides a convenient interface for adding icons from popular web fonts to R Markdown documents. The project began at rOpenSci OzUnconf 2017, and was developed by Mitchell O’Hara-Wild, Earo Wang and Timothy Hyndman. The package currently supports icons from Font Awesome, Academicons, and ionicons.
The long-awaited R Project icon has been added to the Font Awesome library in version 5.0.11…Finally, it is possible to use an R package to include the R icon in your R Markdown documents!
Read the full Tech Note here: https://ropensci.org/technotes/2018/05/15/icon/