Advanced Web Scraping and Data Gathering

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Data Science
Course Length
2 hours 5 minutes
Data Academy

Course Description

Decode responses and extract text from the Request and BeautifulSoup libraries, read and scrape data from XML files, and implement regular expressions to practice advanced web scraping on APIs. This course is part of the Data Wrangling learning path—complete this path to learn the basics of data wrangling with Python.


  • Prior experience with Python is not an absolute requirement, however the knowledge of at least one object-oriented programming language and HS-level math is highly preferred. Rudimentary knowledge of relational databases and SQL is a bonus.