I am trying to scrape the page https://tienda.mercadona.es/categories/112 and I have installed the docker and followed all the required steps given in the post. Splash works well, but the spyder does not and I don’t know why. The IP of the splash_url is correct but I can’t see in the response object when I write scrapy shell “webpage” the complete page, ie, the page has not rendered correctly.
I recently got a question and it looked like this : how to download a file from a link in Python?
Let us consider how to get a file from a JS-driven weblink using Python :
Recently I’ve got a question:
How do I get pass the dynamic “load more” button using a Python web scraper?
Can you imagine how many scraping instruments are at our service? Though it has a long history, scraping has at last become a multi-lingual and simple approach. Unfortunately, there is a list of non-trivial tasks which can’t be resolved in a snap.
To be perfectly honest I wasn’t sure so I decided to try it out.
Full disclaimer here, I didn’t actually succeed. However, it was a great learning experience for me and I think you guys could benefit from seeing what I did and where I went wrong. Who knows, maybe you can take what I’ve done and figure it out for yourself!
I wanna provide you with a nice utility for quick summing of multiple DOM element values. Why? Well, suppose you’ve at a page like this and you want to sum up the total number of hotels in all the countries.