- Basic HTML
- Basic jQuery
- Basic Nodejs
In this course you will learn how to scrape a websites, with practical examples on real websites
using Nodejs Request
. I’m gong to also show you with a practical real-life website, how you can even avoid wasting time on creating a web scraper
in the first place, by reverse engineering websites and finding their hidden API’s
You will also learn how to scrape on a server with a bad connection, or even if you have a bad connection. You’ll even learn how to save your results to a CSV file and MongoDB
! How do you build a scraper that scrapes every 1 hour (or other interval), and deploy it do a cloud host like Heroku or Google Cloud
? Let me show you, quick and easy!
How do you scrape a site requiring passwords
? I’m going to show you that too with a real website
(Craigslist)! How do you serve your scraping results in a REST API with Nodejs Express
? And how can we build a React frontend
that’s showing the results? You’ll learn that too, in the quickest and simplest way possible!
Plus, a section covering how to make a basic GraphQL API
is included in the course. As a last cherry on the top, I have a section containing a secret backdoor
showing you how to scrape Facebook using only Request
! If you have issues regarding a site you’re trying to scrape yourself
, it’s totally okay to reach out to me for some help
. I’d be happy to point you in the right direction! Whatever issues my students are facing, I use that to expand on my course!
Who this course is for:
- Anyone who wants to learn how to scrape web sites using Nodejs!