We put Zyte’s own Automatic Extraction API head-to-head with a commercial rival — and an open-source alternative — to find out who’s product extraction top dog.

From price intelligence to making investment decisions or building data-driven products, we often need to extract product data from multiple websites. This typically means…


Before we delve into the depths of what residential proxies are & how to manage them, it is best first to address why proxies are a requirement for web data extraction at a commercial scale.

It is easy to fall for the fallacy “Because I got data from 10 to…


Data mining and web scraping — sounds like two buzzwords meaning the same thing. Quite often data mining is misunderstood as the process of obtaining information from a website that is not quite right. …


The year so far has been quite interesting for the Web Data Extraction industry. As more and more companies are realizing the power of web extracted data, the demand for web data is rising quickly. …


If you are interested in web scraping as a hobby or you might already have a few scripts extracting data but are not familiar with Scrapy then this article is meant for you. I’ll go quickly over the fundamentals of Scrapy and why I think it’s the right choice when…


It’s a 21st-century truism that web data touches virtually every aspect of our daily lives. We create, consume, and interact with it while we’re working, shopping, traveling, and relaxing. It’s not surprising that web data makes the difference for companies to innovate and get ahead of their competitors. But how…


In this tutorial, you will learn how to scale up your already existing Scrapy project in order to make more requests and extract more web data.

Scrapy is a very popular web crawling framework and can make your life so much easier if you’re a web data extraction developer. Scrapy…


Dynamic pricing is a great tool for businesses, especially those in the e-commerce field. A lot of major companies already use web extracted pricing data to formulate pricing strategies, adapt to price variations, spot MAP violations & analyze customer opinions. Adding dynamic pricing to that can add an array of…


Handling javascript objects is an important skill for any web data extraction developer. You might only start dipping your toes into this area when dealing with dynamic pages, but you will then quickly see that <script> tags are a good way to get data in general. …


Article and news data extraction is becoming increasingly popular and widely used by companies. Data quality plays a vital role in making sure these projects succeed. …

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