Questions tagged [web-scraping]

Web scraping is the use of a program to simulate human interaction with a web server or to extract specific information from a web page.

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Fetching API with requests.Session

I wrote a script that parses API on schedule (Tuesday-Saturday), downloading everything for the previous day. ...
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web scraper for emails and links

I created a class to scrape URLS, parse and validate emails and get internal links. How can I achieve the SOLID principles in this class written in Javascript to make a web scraper? ...
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Excel VBA code that displays a 14 day weather forecast

I am trying to see if anyone can help me in making this Excel VBA code a little faster in rendering the data from the weather site I am using. Maybe instead of getting all 14 days it includes in the ...
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C# Scraper - EventHandler

It might help to check my previous question out, its part of the same application. The only minor changes are with the entity class names. They now each have their own entities, and I use interfaces ...
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C# Profile Scraper

I'm a 16-year-old so I never studied programming, although I do try to adopt the best practices I can when given the chance. I would like to clean up the code posted below by making it comply with ...
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Booking an East London Tennis Court

Description I'm not sure if it Covid-19 but lately it is impossible to book a tennis court in my area on time. It's always full or maybe just don't check enough :) To beat the queue and get notified ...
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Concurrent Web Crawler

Description As an exercise of learning go concurrency patterns, I decided too build a concurrent web crawler. I made use of the argparse module I put up for review a while back. I'm looking for ...
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Python Web-Scraping with BeautifulSoup

I'm relatively new to python and for an assignment I had to write a program that fetches a webpage with BeautifulSoup, extract all Paragraphs from it, and extract all words ending with "ing",...
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Taking time off of taking time off

In my ongoing quest to automate everything I have to do at my job, I've decided to learn how to do webscraping with VBA. I wanted to start with something easy, so the following simply fills out a ...
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Performance and abstraction questions re: scraper for carfolio.com

I'm a new Rust programmer, primarily coming from Ruby experience. I started working on a small project to scrape vehicle specifications from https://carfolio.com I chose to write it in Rust and ...
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Scraping weather conditions for mountain peeks

I have built a website in Django in which I tried for the first time to create a complex app. It's an app that scrapes weather conditions on a peak in mountains, which are 17. I wanted to show a ...
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Game scraper for Steam

I made a scraper for Steam that get different info about a Steam game, such as the price, the specs and the supported platforms. The reason I made this was because I have a super slow laptop, so ...
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Scraping reddit using Python

My objective is to find out on what other subreddit users from r/(subreddit) are posting on; you can see my code below. It works pretty well, but I am curious to know if I could improve it by: First, ...
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d20pfsrd Discord Bot Scraper Abstraction and Deployment

I wrote a discord bot that listens for links to the d20pfsrd rulebook in discord chat, checks if they are feats or magic, and then scrapes the page, formats it, and spits it back into chat as ...
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A library for interacting with Pinnacle Sports Bets API

My code provides the following functionality for interacting with Pinnacle Bets API: retrieving betting history retrieving fixtures (future events) retrieving odds for the given leagues (competitions)...
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small web scraper to read product highlight from given urls

I have written a Python scraping program, using the Scrapy framework. The following code reads a list of urls that need to crawled and gets product highlights from the list. It also follows the next ...
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Tool for converting OEIS sequences into Desmos lists

https://github.com/CascadeIllusion/DesmOEIS Recently began work on a Python project called DesmOEIS to build up my portfolio. It's a simple console program that looks up integer sequences from the ...
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Do I need to use inheritance and classes for my OOP webscraper? [closed]

I am currently writing python code that scrapes information from the web. I have to scrape several sites, but there a two types of procedures: Directly scrape from the website Download pdf and scrape ...
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Web scraper for driver's license test times

I have created a small selenium script that checks for available times to write a test for a drivers license. The program runs every minute and takes approx 50 seconds to run. I have noticed that it's ...
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Get future events from Pinnacle API

My program makes API requests to Pinnacle Sports to retrieve future events and saves them to the database. Questions: Do I manage the database resources correctly? It takes about 3 seconds to check ...
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Webscraping tennis data 1.1

I incorporated the substantial changes suggested in my previous question that involved building a web-scraper for gathering tennis data. The improved code is shown below: ...
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FanFiction Downloader in Python, with GUI

I recently have been ̶w̶a̶s̶t̶i̶n̶g̶ spending my time on making a web scraper specifically designed for FanFictions from fanfiction.net (Okay, I'll admit, I like reading them in my spare time that I ...
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Webscraping tennis data

So as a starter Java project I decided to web scrape some data (specifically all historically No. 1 ranked players for weeks starting from 1973) from the ATP website, and do something with it (IPR). I'...
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Scrape every Java themed codingbat problem set and your personal solutions

I made the switch from JavaScript to Python lately. This is my first Python project and my first web-scraper. Do I have good practices? And could this be optimized? ...
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Unofficial API for 1001tracklists.com

I wanted to build a scaping-API for the website 1001tracklists.com by writing classes for Tracklist and Track objects and some helpful functions: Here's the full code (GitHub): ...
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Web Scraping Newspapers

Wrote a python script to web scrape multiple newspapers and arrange them in their respective directories. I have completed the course Using Python to access web data on coursera and I tried to ...
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Web scraper for restaurant ratings

I'm new to using type hinting in Python. I've used it for a small scraper I had to build (see code below), everything works fine and mypy gives no errors. However I'm sure there are better ways to ...
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Web Scraping Dynamically Generated Content Python

This is a small web scraping project I made in 2 hours that targets the website remote.co . I am looking forward for improvements in my code. I know about the inconsistency with the WebDriverWait and ...
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Refactoring string incrementing and duplicating function

I wrote this script and got what I wanted from it. However I'm looking for input on ways I can improve the function. My goal was to scrape a bunch of image links from a website I'd like to rebuild. ...
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How can I make this better? Python Web scraping

I am 12 days old into Python and web scraping and managed to write my first ever automation script. Please review my code and point out blunders If any. What do I want to achieve? I want to scrape ...
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Text notifications for Facebook Marketplace posting

Application Summary I received a call from a client asking for a "simple app" that notified him via text message whenever a "Jeep Wrangler" is posted to Facebook Marketplace. It ...
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Webscraping With Selenium - a Course Downloader and Sorter

I've been working on a program that automates the painful task of downloading each file from a website for courses one by one and sorting them using python. This is my first python webscraping project ...
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Scraping local news sites

This is my first Python web scraper (and overall my first Python project). I am also relatively new to OOP but do understand its core fundamentals. The script below scrapes two local news sites for ...
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Gold Price Tracker Web Scraper using Python

Hi I've written a web scraper for tracking gold price. Can someone please review my code and suggest improvements. It gets the price of gold from a specific url then stores the price against date in a ...
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Instagram Scraping Using Selenium - Download Posts - Photos - Videos

Python script that can downloads public and private profiles images and videos, like Gallery with photos or videos. It saves the data in the folder. How it works: Log in in instragram using selenium ...
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Webscraping code to import logs from a website which is about to die

We all know that the famous twitch log site OverRustleLogs is getting shut down. So I decided to do some web scraping to download my favourite streamer's logs using BeautifulSoup. How can make this ...
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App that track amazon product price

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A Text-Based Browser using Requests, Beautiful Soup, Sys, OS, and colorama

I have worked on this for quite a long while, and this is my 3rd attempt after completely demolishing 3 other 200 liners, and i really need ideas on how to make my code add more functionality or ...
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Scraping Instagram - Download posts, photos - videos

Python script that can downloads public and private profiles images and videos, like Gallery with photos or videos. It saves the data in the folder. How it works: Log in in instragram using selenium ...
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Code structure of website API

I manage the Python API for the Manganelo (and Mangakalot) sites and I am not fully convinced that the code structure I currently use is the best. (https://github.com/nixonjoshua98/manganelo) The API ...
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OOP Web-scraper w/ Python and BeautifulSoup

This is my first major web scraping program in python. My code works nonetheless, I'm just not sure if it's the best OOP design. My code is below: ...
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Download pictures (or videos) from Instagram using Selenium

Python script that can downloads public and private profiles images and videos, like Gallery with photos or videos. It saves the data in the folder. How it works: Log in in instragram using selenium ...
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Forum web scraper in Lua

I've written a short web scraper in Lua (run in LuaJIT for speed) to download every post from a specific forum (not general purpose... yet). It takes about 12 hours to run and download 500,000 posts ...
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Command line dictionary tool, using webscraping

This is my first proper Go program, after completing Go by Example and https://tour.golang.org. I have a background in Python. This program scrapes definitions from Wordnik, then prints them nicely ...
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Instagram Scraping Posts Using Selenium

Python script that can download images and videos of the user, like Gallery with photos or videos. It saves the data in the folder. How it works: Log in in instragram using selenium and navigate to ...
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Dynamic web scraper in Python

The other week I faced the struggle of scraping dynamically generated content. So I used the selenium library with combination of requests & bs4, the thing is I am unsure of the quality of the ...
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Scraping the Bundesliga table and saving it to CSV

Wrote my first mini-script to get data from the german football league table and save the data to a csv file. Do you like the approach or could I be more efficient? Thanks in advance! ...
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Web Scraping with Python

My target website is Indeed. I tried to implement the scraper such that it is convenient for the end user. I am introducing my code in the readme file on my github repo. I am somewhat a beginner in ...

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