Python Web Scraping

Learning Path ⋅ Skills: Web Scraping, HTTP Requests, Data Parsing

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Web scraping is about downloading structured data from the web, selecting some of that data, and passing along what you selected to another process. With this learning path you’ll learn the core Python technologies and skills you need to build your own web scraper.

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Python Web Scraping

Learning Path ⋅ 5 Resources

Python’s Requests Library (Guide)

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Making HTTP Requests With Python

This course shows you how to work effectively with "requests", from start to finish. The "requests" library is the de facto standard for making HTTP requests in Python and fetching data from the web.

(⭐ Basics)
Python Web Scraping

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Practical Introduction to Web Scraping in Python

Learn the basics of web scraping with Python using the "requests" and "BeautifulSoup" packages.

(⭐ Basics)
Working With JSON Data in Python

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Working With JSON Data in Python

Learn how to work with Python's built-in "json" module to serialize the data in your programs into JSON format. Then, you'll deserialize some JSON from an online API and convert it into Python objects.

(⭐ Basics)
Python CSV Parsing

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Reading and Writing CSV Files

This short course covers how to read and write data to CSV files using Python's built in "csv" module and the "pandas" library.

(⭐ Basics)
Modern Web Automation with Python and Selenium

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Modern Web Automation With Python and Selenium

Your guide to learning advanced Python web automation techniques: Selenium, headless browsing, exporting scraped data to CSV, and wrapping your scraping code in a Python class.

(⭐⭐ Intermediate)

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