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Every time you scrape data, you have one deeper fear of getting blocked! Is this fear legitimate? Most websites are out there to serve human visitors and don’t like somebody scraping their site. Many of them block the web crawlers and scrapers because they affect the performance of the site.…

Wondering how to convert users into buyers on your ecommerce site? Don’t know how to drive target traffic to your website? Want to make your product pages compelling for users? Well, no worries. It’s quite simple; focus on product descriptions. Yes. Product descriptions. This is what influences purchase behavior and…

While web scraping is rampant today, every one suffers from the same apprehension: Is web scraping legal? Or is it something illegal and will it invite legal trouble? It’s common knowledge that web scraping is a way of extracting data from websites. It’s a compulsion for many types of businesses…

Let’s say you are eyeing some data on the Internet that you want to scrape! What’s next??? You would want to find out the best way to do it, right? The best way to go about it is to select the best programming language that can help you scrape the…

Want to expand your business or find a new investment opportunity? All you need are active leads! Simple, right? Not in today’s world! Conventional strategies of lead generation no longer work; call-back rates are below 1%, most of the emails you send are never opened. All your efforts would result…

Are you a researcher in search of books for completing your research paper or book? Are you slapped with a deadline too? Welcome to the world of research- a lot of data to be accessed in too little time! Why Archive.org for research? Research then vs. now In the good…

Wondering what is the future of web scraping? Can’t make up your mind which way it will go? In fact, it’s simpler than you think! The future of web scraping is actually linked with the future of web! It is anybody’s guess where web is headed. With 90% of the…

In the knowledge century, web scraping gives you the competitive edge irrespective of your domain. You could be an entrepreneur, marketer, researcher, analyst, journalist etc. To get ahead of everyone in the game, you need whatever you call it- data, information, statistics or knowledge of the latest trends. For pricing…

It’s a familiar story and it usually goes like this: Sam needs to get a lot of form filling done automatically…It could be for various purposes- SEO link building, web scraping etc. Now Sam is all set with his other tools but guess what??? To fill the forms automatically, he…

Web Scraping Guide for Non-Programmers Imagine you have a brilliant business idea and all you need is data!!! You know exactly where the data is… Data is sitting pretty on a score of websites you know, like the back of your hand! You know exactly how you can leverage data…