Modern web scraping

50 minutes

Beginner

English 

Web scraping is fun. It makes data accessible, works around API limits, and makes us feel like gods.

I'll show Web::Query, a module I joyfully started using recently in my scraping, and few examples on stuff I've scraped with it. 

Attended by:
Aaron Crane (‎arc‎)
Michael Scoltock (‎mscolly‎)
Michael Lush
Jose Luis Perez Diez (‎jluis‎)
Ali Zia
Bart Wiegmans (‎brrt‎)
osfameron
Kerstin Puschke (‎titanoboa‎)
Anca Davidel
Cristina Nunes (‎mega‎)
Michael Kröll (‎pepl‎)
Jesper Dalberg
Rico Hengst
Radyslav Liaskovskyi (‎Radislav‎)
Markus Förster
Andreea Hosu (‎Andreea‎)
henk vantijen
Stevan Little (‎stevan‎)
Choroba
Diego Kuperman (‎diegok‎)
Lars Thegler (‎tagg‎)
benjamin tietze
Florence Okoye
Tudor Constantin
Steffen Schwigon (‎renormalist‎)
Radek Kotowicz
Daniel Boerner
Mihai Safta (‎SDCM‎)
Stephen Hall (‎predix‎)
H.Merijn Brand (‎Tux‎)
Andrew Solomon (‎illy‎)
Dave Cross (‎davorg‎)
Marco Pessotto (‎melmothx‎)
Roland Schmitz (‎roli‎)
Snorri Briem
Nicoleta Maniu
Kanika Arora
Eleatzar Colomer (‎eleatzar‎)
Wolfgang Pecho
Daniel Ortiz Esquivel (‎dortizesquivel‎)
Anton Berezin (‎Grrrr‎)
Roberto Henríquez
Maria Hedberg
Richard van Lochem (‎rvlochem‎)
Miroslav Tynovsky
Kim Stian Ervik (‎Kimmono‎)
H. Daniel Cesario (‎dcesario‎)
Maxim Vuets (‎mvuets‎)
Rui Patinha (‎rfp‎)
Jason Carty
Nigel Gregoire
Alberte Thegler
Nikolaos-Digenis Karagiannis (‎Digenis‎)
Hermen Lesscher (‎hermen‎)
Mike Eve
Henrik Andersen (‎HEM‎)
Jean Forget
Andrew Hodge
Anatoliy Dmytriyev (‎tolid‎)
Peter Nugged
Mihai Pop
Tudor Crisan
Joeri de Bruin (‎dapperedodo‎)
Nuno Carvalho (‎smash‎)
Stefan Hornburg (‎racke‎)
Thomas Reifenberger
Enrico Marantidis
R Geoffrey Avery (‎rGeoffrey‎)
Dirk De Nijs (‎ddn123456‎)