In this course, you will :
- Learn how to identify and locate dynamic elements on a website before handing over the page source to beautiful soup.
- Investigate the common challenges you will face as well as methods to improve scraping efficiency.
- be able to extract data from any dynamic webpage using Python, Selenium, and Beautiful Soup
1. Exploring Selenium with Python
- Overview of Scraping Dynamic Webpages
- What Is Selenium and Where Is It Used?
- Selenium WebDriver
2. Locating Elements & Navigating Dynamic Web Pages
- Introduction to Elements
- Methods to Locate Elements
3. Loading Selenium Page Source into BeautifulSoup
- Introduction to Beautiful Soup
- Transitioning from Selenium to Beautiful Soup
4. Overcoming Challenges and Increasing Efficiency
- Challenges in Web Scraping
- Tips to Increase Efficiency & Best Practices