Searches the MDN Web Docs for a search term. Includes an RStudio addin for quick and seamless searching: highlight a term in the source code and run the addin to search MDN. If no text is highlighted, the addin opens a Shiny gadget for you to enter your search term.

mdn_search(
  term,
  browse = TRUE,
  topics = c("js", "api", "css", "html", "svg"),
  locale = "en-US"
)

mdn_gadget(browse = TRUE, locale = NULL)

Arguments

term

Search term

browse

Should the search results be opened in a browser window? If not, the URL is returned instead.

topics

A selection of topics to search, choosing from "js", "api", "css", "html", "svg", "mobile", "canvas", "webdev", and "standards".

locale

The locale string for the search query. Default is "en-US", or set to NULL to search MDN without specifying a locale.

Value

The search URL

Functions

  • mdn_gadget: A Shiny gadget for searching the MDN docs.