Is Web Scraping Legal?

The legality of web scraping is a complex and often contentious issue. In general, web scraping is not illegal in and of itself. It is a common and widely-used technique for extracting data from websites, and is used by businesses, researchers, and individuals for a variety of purposes. However, the legality of web scraping can […]

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Running Windows Programs on a Mac

Running the Windows operating system on a Macintosh computer, also known as “dual-booting,” is a process that allows users to switch between the macOS and Windows operating systems on their Mac. This can be useful for Mac users who need to access or use specific software or applications that are only available for Windows, or […]

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Using Proxies for Web Scraping

Proxies are often used in web scraping to mask the IP address of the web scraper and to bypass restrictions put in place by websites to prevent or limit web scraping. A proxy is a server that acts as an intermediary between the web scraper and the target website, forwarding requests from the web scraper […]

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Intro to Web Scraping

Web scraping, also known as web harvesting or web data extraction, is the process of extracting data from websites. It is a technique commonly used by businesses, researchers, and individuals to gather large amounts of data from the web for various purposes such as market research, competitive analysis, and data collection. Web scraping involves using […]

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How to make a Google Maps Lead Extractor

In this post I will give a brief overview over how to build a scraper for google maps. I will share little parts of code but it really depends on how you plan to scrape them and what language you will be using. I will mostly discuss theory and you will need to find the […]

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