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Fri 24 August 2018
Web Scraping with Selenium
By Leo Yorke
Tags: Python Webscraping

In previous blog articles, we have covered how to use the Python library, BeautifulSoup to programmatically navigate through websites and extract useful data.


Thu 07 December 2017
A Simple Approach to Webscraping - Part 2
By Leo Yorke
Tags: Python Webscraping

In the first part of this series of blog posts we created a simple webscraper in Python that would go to Yahoo Finance and fetch a table of currency exchange rates. There are a...


Thu 23 November 2017
A Simple Approach to Webscraping - Part 1
By Leo Yorke
Tags: Python Webscraping

A common problem many data science projects face is where to source data from. One of the richest sources of external data is the web, and being able to access websites and...