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Help needed scraping content...

Discussion in 'Black Hat SEO' started by seomick, Jan 31, 2013.

  1. seomick

    seomick Newbie

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    Hi Guys,

    I've read quite a few threads that discuss scraping but all seem to discuss scraping articles. I need to scrape directory listings from a site that will scrape the content in XML - split by fields so that it's easy to upload.

    All help is appreciated! :)
     
  2. StevenJones

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    Can you provide an example of the website. I got some extra time on my hands and if it's not too much work I can compile a simple ubot for you.
     
  3. seomick

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    Hi Steven,

    Thank you very much for taking a look. Unfortunately, I can't PM you due to not posting enough comments.

    It's very similar to intro local .co.uk
     
  4. StevenJones

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    Alright and what do you need scraped. Need to have little more info.
     
  5. seomick

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    If you take a look at another example from a different site - city visitor.co.uk/leeds/plumbers.html

    I need to scrape the company name, contact number, address, postcode, hyperlink to website and company image - per record.
     
  6. CosmicSoundz

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    I might be able to do that for you.. I need a url to check out though
     
  7. seomick

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    Isn't there software available to perform such a task?
     
  8. seomick

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    I've sent contact requests via Skype to all IM's I've received!
     
  9. seomick

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    StevenJones, are you available on Skype? I can't IM on here at the moment.