22.1 preparing for submission

To get your package ready to release, follow these steps:

  1. Pick a version number. (advanced from the existing development version with .9000 suffix)
  2. Run and document R CMD check.
  3. Check that you’re aligned with CRAN policies.
  4. Update README.md and NEWS.md.
  5. Submit the package to CRAN.
  6. Prepare for the next version by updating version numbers.
  7. Publicise the new version.