1. Scraping Book Prices Into a Spreadsheet with Portia
This video shows the basics of Portia, how to build a scraper for a bookstore and import the scraped data into a spreadsheet.
- How to create a Portia spider
- How to annotate a page to tell Portia which elements you want to extract
- How to deploy and run the spider in Scrapinghub
2. Scraping Data from Paginated Lists with Portia
This video shows how to use Portia to scrape data from lists of products separated in multiple pages.
- How to configure the link crawling in Portia
- How to dynamically generate start URLs for a spider
3. Scraping Data Behind Login Forms with Portia
This video shows how to authenticate your spider in a website and extract data that is available only once you're logged in.
- How to add authenticate your spiders in a website
- How to configure the user authentication in Portia