## The beta distribution

Definition Using the mean Using ranges for the prior Informative vs. uninformative priors Mean, median, variance Highest Density Interval References Addenda Definition The Beta distribution represents a probability distribution of probabilities. It is the conjugate prior of the binomial distribution (if the prior and the posterior distribution are in the same family, the prior and posterior…

## RMarkdown to WordPress

One option is to create your markdown document in R, using $$\LaTeX$$, knit to html, then copy the file content into WordPress and add at the top the following javascript code: This will load images into the blog post itself and preserve the $$\LaTeX$$ formatting. I prefer to use the MathJax-LaTeX plugin, and use the…