Web Scraping Part 2: XPath
In Part I of the web scraping series, we covered the basics of HTML nodes, syntax, and Beautiful Soup to scrape a website called DataTau to collect data science article titles. In this article, we will cover another useful web scraping tool called XPath Helper. However, to learn about this tool, we first have to learn what an XPath is.
Intro to HTML & Web Scraping
Get started with web scraping in this Python web scraping tutorial. Learn the fundamentals of HTML that you'll need to understand a site structure and effectively scrape data from the site.
Pandas Library Overview
Learning how to manipulate your dataset using Pandas is a critical skill and this tutorial will cover some essential Pandas operations