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· 6 min read
Oleg Kulyk

How to download a file with Playwright?

In this article, we will share several ideas on how to download files with Playwright. Automating file downloads can sometimes be confusing. You need to handle a download location, download multiple files simultaneously, support streaming, and even more. Unfortunately, not all the cases are well documented. Let's go through several examples and take a deep dive into Playwright's APIs used for file download.

· 8 min read
ScrapingAnt Team

Benefits of Web Scraping for Hospitality

We all want our business to succeed. If you are in the hospitality business, you want to hit your targets and surpass them. You want to beat your competitors through anything that will keep you on top or still running. You can achieve this in so many different ways. Lately, and the most modern method of placing your hospitality business upfront is through web scraping.

· 6 min read
ScrapingAnt Team

Uses of Web Scraping for Price Monitoring

Consumers nowadays are constantly looking for discounts, special offers, and compare prices in different online businesses. Therefore, you, too, as a business owner, should be alert and check how prices fluctuate among your competitors. It would be best if you were up to date on pricing so that, you too, can offer your customers better deals. Consequently, you will retain your customers and even reach more.

· 8 min read
ScrapingAnt Team

Residential vs Datacenter Proxies in Web Scraping

Web scraping software has made it extremely helpful for a business to base its advertising system according to the gathered information and make informed decisions. Web scraping software can operate efficiently and safely only with the use of a reliable proxy. In fact, proxies are a significant part of a decent web scraping project. Adding proxies to your scraping programs offers various advantages, however, choosing the best proxy for your scraping project might be a difficult task.

· 6 min read
ScrapingAnt Team

Web Scraping for Data Scientists

Data is all around us, and scientists train themselves to question everything. Scientists usually spend hours studying data in their specific field to facilitate learning, understanding, innovation.

However, to procure the volume of data necessary, scientists often need help from computer programs and AI technology. Many times, the correct technology for this job is a web scraping tool.

This article will explain the uses of web scraping for data scientists, information about web scraping, and why ScrapingAnt can help you get the information you need.

· 9 min read
Oleg Kulyk

Web Scraping with Deno

Dynamic languages are helpful tools for web scraping. Scripting allows users to rapidly tie together complex systems or libraries and express ideas without dealing with memory management or build systems.

JavaScript is the most popularly used dynamic language, operating on every device with a web browser, and Node.js as a JS runtime proved to be a very successful software platform. Due to design mistakes, it became hard to evolve with an existing user base, so Deno was born to resolve all the problems. Let's find out how to scrape the web and dynamic websites with Deno.