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What do you call it when you want to get info from other websites?

Discussion in 'General Programming Chat' started by hawkweb, Jan 25, 2012.

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  1. hawkweb

    hawkweb Regular Member

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    Hi
    I was trying to search for videos in youtube about getting information from other websites. What is that called? So far that I know is httpheader request. Am I right what is the best keyword to use when find in videos in youtube?

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    jazzc Moderator Staff Member Moderator Jr. VIP

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    Scraping. Also, screen scraping.

    A scraper is called the program that does the scraping.
     
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  4. hawkweb

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    What I meant was. Lets say I were to build a php script to enter information to a yahoo email creation page. What would I search for or look in php books? Is it like http header get or web get. What do you call it when you do this?
     
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    do u have it on pdf maybe?
     
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    Top right corner, click "Download"...
     
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