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Top 5 Open Source Libraries to Scrape Website Data

Scraping website data is like a magic trick that lets you extract web data without having to copy and paste. It can all be done through some lines of code if you know basic Python syntax.

Large companies are using this technology to grow their business. Even Google scraps website data to analyze content and and rank them based on the relevance to your Google search. There are many use cases of web scraping in research, e-commerce, price comparison, market analysis, and lead collection. Regardless of the problem you’re trying to solve, these 5 open source libraries will help you scrape website data.

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Delivering Real Time Analytics with Sitecore and DataStax

In one of my earlier articles, I talked about why your company or organization should adopt Sitecore as your Experience Platform. It’s a good platform for users, content authors, and developers to create compelling and engaging digital experiences as well as collect information on website traffic. Machine learning and analytics in personalized content are two of the most compelling features of Sitecore. In today’s world, companies, particularly the Fortune 500, require real-time analytics to help drive stakeholder goals.

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Business Intelligence Tools We Recommend 4/4 – DataDeck

This is the fourth part of our series covering some of our favorite Business Intelligence (BI) tools. Our previous three posts covered Metabase, Redash, and Tableau. In this post, we will cover DataDeck, an analytics tool that can serve you well if you are just starting out in analytics and want something easy to grasp for you and your team. Check out their online community right here!

In this series we will cover the four following applications:

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Business Intelligence Tools We Recommend 3/4 – Tableau

This is the third part of our series covering some of our favorite Business Intelligence (BI) tools. Our previous two posts covered Metabase and Redash. In this post, we will cover Tableau, a very popular BI tool that came to be very prominent during the last 10 years as the number, and variety, of BI tools, surged to a wave of popularity, and to some extent, hype. Tableau has been recognized as a leader in the Gartner Magic Quadrant for Analytics and Business Intelligence Platforms for six years in a row.In this series we will cover the four following applications:

 

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Business Intelligence Tools We Recommend 2/4 – Redash

This is the second part of our series covering Business Intelligence tools. Our previous post was on Metabase. What we’ll cover in this post is the widely popular MySQL based analytics tool, Redash. You can easily access a demo of Redash by going to the following link and logging in using any Google account.

In this series we will cover the four following applications:

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