1. This website uses cookies to improve service and provide a tailored user experience. By using this site, you agree to this use. See our Cookie Policy.
    Dismiss Notice

HOW TO Scrape Youtube Comments By Keyword

Discussion in 'Black Hat SEO' started by MarketerX, Mar 17, 2010.

  1. MarketerX

    MarketerX Regular Member

    Mar 7, 2010
    Likes Received:
    As a noob on these forums I am going to try to set a good example for other noobs and make another good post. Not puttin this in the YT section because the scraped comments are good content and can be used for many BH purposes.
    So from here you can search ALL youtube comments for any string :D

    Hope the smart ppl around here realize this is a pretty sick tool. BTW I believe this just went live either today (March 16) or yesterday. Thank you Youtube!

    As far as what to do with this, search for comments in your niche, scan through the results and look for good ones. Load a few of these into PAR and it will help make a good seed comment to use for promoting whatever your promoting.

    Hope this helped some of you,
    • Thanks Thanks x 1
    Last edited: Mar 17, 2010
  2. ThreadKiller

    ThreadKiller Power Member

    Jan 31, 2012
    Likes Received:
    Never too long in one place.
    Bump for some more info.

    Trying a semi popular keyword like "gaga", I noticed that I could not get many pages of results. I tried adding 200 to the end of the url to see page 200, but all I get is the info "Searching for comments is temporarily unavailable". Then when I try a lower number like 5, it works again. What kind of tool can I use if I need to scrape thousands of comments?
  3. lventures

    lventures Newbie

    Mar 4, 2016
    Likes Received:
    Is there a way that still works to scrape youtube comments
  4. dreadpixel

    dreadpixel Jr. VIP Jr. VIP

    Jul 27, 2010
    Likes Received:
    bot developer, automation, growth hacking
    Land of Oz
    Home Page:
    API, you have to define the search and it will find videos with those keywords, then iterate all the videos selected and grabbing each of the comments.
    If you want I can help with coding, it will help me to play into Youtube API, will be fun.