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A light weight crawler which gives search results in HTML form or in Dictionary form, given urls and keywords.

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A light weight Web Crawler that supports Python 2.7 which gives search results in HTML form or in Dictionary form given URLs and Keywords. If you regularly visit a few websites and look for a few keywords then this python package will automate the task for you and return the result in a HTML file in your web browser.


pip install CrawlerFriend

How to use?

All Result in HTML

import CrawlerFriend

urls = ["","",""]
keywords = ["Ronaldo","Liverpool","Salah","Real Madrid","Arsenal","Chelsea","Man United","Man City"]

crawler = CrawlerFriend.Crawler(urls, keywords)

The above code will open the following HTML document in Browser

All Result in Dictionary

result_dict = crawler.get_result()

Changing Default Arguments

CrawlerFriend uses four HTML tags 'title', 'h1', 'h2', 'h3' and max_link_limit = 50 by default for searching. But it can be changed by passing arguments to the constructor:

crawler = CrawlerFriend.Crawler(urls, keywords, max_link_limit=200, tags=['p','h4'])

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