Web scraping

Web Scraping in Real Estate: The Ultimate Tool for a Realtor

Web Scraping in Real Estate: The Ultimate Tool for a Realtor

There was a time when real estate dealings were discrete, paper-based operations done on a one to one basis. With the rise of the internet and every industry finding its way into it, real estate began to realize its true potential on the web. There is no denying the fact that the internet is the most useful tool …

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Data Analytics - Web scraping

How Data Scraping in Real Estate Will Transform the Housing Industry?

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With the advancement of big data analytics and machine learning algorithms in day to day lives, a modern company today spares no expense in utilizing them for their betterment. From e-retailers, healthcare, tourism, and travel to name a few, each industry is open to exploring the prospects of a data-driven functioning for a profitable business. In …

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Web Scraping at Large: Data Extraction Challenges You Must Know

Web Scraping at Large: Data Extraction Challenges You Must Know

You’ve built the prototype of an amazing application that gained some good early traction. The core of the application is data and you’re feeding the app using data scraped from a large number of websites (say 20). The app turned out to be a big hit and now it’s time to scale up the Data Extraction …

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Web scraping

Website Scraping: Your Business’s Biggest Growth Hack

Website Scraping: Your Business's Biggest Growth Hack

Website scraping has been the oldest growth hack technique in the digital marketing book. What was once a simple copy paste of information from a page to a spreadsheet, has now metamorphosed into your go-to strategy for success. Website scraping is a method of extracting data from a website. This data could serve a number …

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How to Choose a Web Scraping Service : The Pricing vs Cost Dilemma

How to Choose a Web Scraping Service : The Pricing vs Cost Dilemma

“That’s an expensive web scraping service compared to the other options we have.” I hear this conundrum almost every day. Technically, price refers to the actual amount of money that a client or a consumer has to spend to get his hands on a certain product or service. On the other hand, cost refers to …

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ecommerce - Pricing Strategy - retail - Web scraping

5 Reasons Why Retail Winners Do Competitor Price Monitoring

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The world of e–commerce essentially revolves around the theory of “right price at the right time”. Online shopping has primarily become comparison shopping whereby today’s consumer browses through 10 different websites to find the right deal. This simply means that if your prices aren’t rivaling that of your competitors, you’ll definitely lose out on sales. A …

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Alternative Data - Big data - Web scraping

Why Data Scraping is the Next Frontier in Battle for Investment Returns

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There is a reason why investment firms exalt the importance of data scraping. There was a time when a money manager would assess sales performances by dispatching a junior grunt to the local store. Today, it is possible that a hedge fund may monitor your emails for hints on how Amazon, the world’s largest online …

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Data Analytics - Web scraping

How Web Analytics is Driving a Booming E-Retail Industry

How Web Analytics is Driving a Booming E-Retail Industry

In the era of online marketing, change is the only constant. As new tactics to successfully navigate the market are devised every day, the online marketplace is a labyrinth not everyone can successfully cross. While the e-commerce industry is filled with brands big and small, only a few have managed to leave a mark. Giants …

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Tutorial - Web scraping

Scrape The Internet To Get Training Data For Your Machine Learning Model

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Have you seen the latest season of the Silicon Valley series? In the series, Erlich Blachman is asking Jian Yang to scrape the internet to train his classifier for a food app. He literally asked Jian to do it however, Jian refused and his food discovery app idea was crushed. The moral of the story …

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Big data - ecommerce - price comparison - Web scraping

Product Assortment For Retailers In Layman’s Terms

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Product assortment is a topic that a lot of retailers don’t pay attention to. Here is a blog post that explains why it is relevant and how you can get it. The constant question that sticks in the mind of a retailer is that “how to determine the product to offer for sale?” The idea …

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