Template Credit: Adapted from a template made available by Dr. Jason Brownlee of Machine Learning Mastery. SUMMARY: The purpose of this project is to construct a prediction model using various machine learning algorithms and to document the end-to-end steps using a template. The Insurance Company Benchmark dataset is a classic binary classification situation where we… Read More

# Updated Machine Learning Templates for R

As I work on practicing and solving machine learning (ML) problems, I find myself repeating a set of steps and activities repeatedly. Thanks to Dr. Jason Brownlee’s suggestions on creating a machine learning template, I have pulled together a set of project templates that can be used to support regression ML problems using R. Version… Read More

# Updated Machine Learning Templates for Python

As I work on practicing and solving machine learning (ML) problems, I find myself repeating a set of steps and activities repeatedly. Thanks to Dr. Jason Brownlee’s suggestions on creating a machine learning template, I have pulled together a set of project templates that can be used to support regression ML problems using Python. Version… Read More

# Web Scraping of Daines Analytics Blog Entries using Python Take 2

SUMMARY: The purpose of this project is to practice web scraping by extracting specific pieces of information from a website. The web scraping code was written in Python 3 and leveraged the Scrapy framework maintained by Scrapinghub. INTRODUCTION: Daines Analytics hosts its blog at dainesanalytics.blog. The purpose of this exercise is to practice web scraping… Read More

# Regression Model for Online News Popularity Using R Take 3

Template Credit: Adapted from a template made available by Dr. Jason Brownlee of Machine Learning Mastery. SUMMARY: The purpose of this project is to construct a prediction model using various machine learning algorithms and to document the end-to-end steps using a template. The Online News Popularity dataset is a regression situation where we are trying… Read More

# Regression Model for Online News Popularity Using Python Take 3

Template Credit: Adapted from a template made available by Dr. Jason Brownlee of Machine Learning Mastery. SUMMARY: The purpose of this project is to construct a prediction model using various machine learning algorithms and to document the end-to-end steps using a template. The Online News Popularity dataset is a regression situation where we are trying… Read More

# Regression Model for Online News Popularity Using R Take 2

Template Credit: Adapted from a template made available by Dr. Jason Brownlee of Machine Learning Mastery. SUMMARY: The purpose of this project is to construct a prediction model using various machine learning algorithms and to document the end-to-end steps using a template. The Online News Popularity dataset is a regression situation where we are trying… Read More

# Web Scraping of Quotes from Famous People using R Take 4

SUMMARY: The purpose of this project is to practice web scraping by gathering specific pieces of information from a website. The web scraping code was written in R and leveraged the rvest package. INTRODUCTION: A demo website, created by Scrapinghub, lists quotes from famous people. It has many endpoints showing the quotes in different ways,… Read More