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Paras Patidar
I am working on Machine Learning, Python and Django.
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Web Scraping Overview

Web scraping can be useful for looking through product reviews to gauge public opinion about a particular product.

Business Benefit:

What are business looking for ?

  1. Comparing prices
  2. Satisfaction of Customers
  3. Generating Potential Leads
  4. and much more....

Personal Benefit :

What could you do ?

  1. Search for your favorite memes on your favorite site.
  2. Automatically look through classified ads for your favorite gadget.
  3. Scrape social site content looking for hot topics.
  4. Scraping cooking blogs looking for particular recipies or recipies review.
  5. and much more...

How do you do ?

Our Focus:

  1. Acquisition
  2. Using Scrapy via Python

Everyone belives webscraping is nonsense :

  1. Web scraping can be useful for looking through product reviews to gauge public opinion about a particular product.
  2. Web scraping can be useful for reading through social media posts between users in different areas to compare different language usage.
  3. Web scraping can be useful for going through online news publications to pick out articles discussing a particular topic.

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