Google places API allows developers to access a wealth of information from Google’s database for over 100 million places including location data, contact information, user ratings and reviews and more.
In this tutorial, you will learn how to create a reusable class to read and extract location related information from Google Places API. This tutorial will help you if you want to extract business’s name, address, phone number, website, and reviews.
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Majid Alizadeh is a freelance developer specialized in web development, web scraping and automation. He provides high quality and sophisticated software for his clients. Beside Python he works with other languages like Ruby, PHP and JS as well.
Booking.com is a travel fare aggregator website and travel metasearch engine for lodging reservations. This websites has more than 29,094,365 listings in 230 countries and territories worldwide.
Websites like Booking.com contains a lot of data that can be scraped and processes that can be automatized.
In this Selenium tutorial, will learn how to automate an accommodation search and to scrape the results using Python with Selenium.
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Neste tutorial, você vai aprender como logar em site que requerem um usuário e uma senha antes de mostrar páginas específicas.
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Some APIs require authentication (API Key or Client ID and Client Secret, similar to a username and password, so to speak) to control their usage, and some do not. We will explain this later in multiple APIs. For the purpose of clarifying the basics, we will start with a very simple currency rate conversion API that does not require any authentication.
In this tutorial, you will learn how to use Python to extract data from ExchangeRatesAPI.io which is -according to its official website- “a free service for current and historical foreign exchange rates published by the European Central Bank.” Continue reading “Data Extraction from APIs with Python – Currency Exchange”
If you come here searching for a discount coupon for our best-selling Scrapy course, you finally got it. Click here to get your Scrapy course coupon. Enjoy your hassle-free learning experience and earn more income through applying for well-paid Scrapy jobs. Continue reading “Scrapy: Powerful Web Scraping & Crawling with Python – Course”
In this Scrapy tutorial, you will learn how to write a Craigslist crawler to scrape Craigslist‘s “Architecture & Engineering” jobs in New York and store the data to a CSV file.
This tutorial is one lecture of our comprehensive Scrapy online course on Udemy, Scrapy: Powerful Web Scraping & Crawling with Python Continue reading “Scrapy Tutorial: Web Scraping Craigslist”
There are several Web Scraping best practices you have to follow. Among them are critical questions you have to ask yourself beforehand. Continue reading “3 Questions to Ask Before Web Scraping”
So let’s assume we want to scrape the titles of jobs available in Boston from Craigslist. For now, we will work on one page only. Continue reading “Beautiful Soup Tutorial #3: Web Scraping Craigslist (One Page)”
To start Web Scraping tutorials, the first thing to do is to install the 3 libraries: BeautifulSoup, Requests, and LXML. We will use PIP. Note that sudo might be required if you are on Linux or Mac. Continue reading “Beautiful Soup Tutorial #1: Install BeautifulSoup, Requests & LXML”