BeautifulSoup: an easy way to scrape the web with Python

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"You didn't write that awful page. You're just trying to get some data out of it." That's how BeautifulSoup' an HTML parsing module for Python' presents itself. A favourite of data journalists and open data advocates' it makes web scraping a breeze. In this session' I'll show you how to get running quickly with it.



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    Great video.
    I think it would be great if there are video talks about selenium and PhantoJs like the written examples in this article


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