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The
Web Scraping
Playbook

Everything you need to know to become a Web Scraping Pro!

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Web Scraping Basics

What Is Web Scraping? A Beginner's Guide On How To Get Started

Web scraping is a polarising topic, so in this guide we discuss everything you need to know about web scraping.

The Differences of Web Scraping Vs Web Crawling Explained

Learn the differences between web scraping and web crawling, and how to combine them both.

Web Scraping Resources & Communities

The 5 Best Web Scraping Books 2022

Here are the 5 best web scraping books for 2022 that you can use to learn web scraping or take your skills to the next level.

The Best Web Scraping Communities Every Web Scraper Should Know About

Get your questions answered and stay up to date with the latest web scraping trends with these web scraping communities.

The 7 Best Web Scraping SubReddits

Check out one of the best web scraping subreddits to stay up to date on everything web scraping and get your questions answered.

The Best Web Scraping Discord Servers

Join one of the best web scraping discord server to stay up to date on everything web scraping and get your questions answered.

Residential & Mobile Proxies

Residential Proxies Explained: How You Can Scrape Without Getting Blocked

Residential proxies are proxies that use residential networks to scrape data, and have exploded in popularity over the last few years.

Where Do Residential & Mobile Proxies Come From?

Learn about the 5 main ways proxy providers get their residential & mobile proxies: Free VPNs, Proxy SDKs In Apps & Chrome Extensions, Paid Bandwidth Products, Device Proxy Farms, and Proxy Reselling.

The Crazy Economics of Residential & Mobile Proxies

Building your own residential or mobile proxy network can be very profitable, but using Embedded App & Chrome Extension SDKs can take your profitability to insane levels.

Bans, Anti-Bots & CAPTCHAs

Web Scraping Without Getting Blocked

Residential proxies are proxies that use residential networks to scrape data, and have exploded in popularity over the last few years.

Web Scraping Guide: Headers & User-Agents Optimization Checklist

Residential proxies are proxies that use residential networks to scrape data, and have exploded in popularity over the last few years.

Web Scraping Legality & Ethics

The Ethics of Web Scraping

Is web scraping unethical? The case for web scraping and the case against, and how to be an ethical web scraper.

Common Web Scraping Issues

How To Solve 403 Forbidden Errors When Web Scraping

In this guide, we walk through how to debug and solve 403 Forbidden errors when web scraping or crawling.

Web Scraping Trends

The State of Web Scraping 2022

What are the biggest trends and developments in web scraping? What does 2022, likely have in store for web scraping?

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