The scrapestack API was built to offer a free, real-time and scalable proxy and web scraping REST API for high volume usage, providing access to 100+ global geolocations, datacenter and residential proxies, CAPTCHA handling as well as smart retries and IP rotation. Using scrapestack you will never again have to worry about getting IP blocked while scraping data at scale from websites like Google, Amazon, TripAdvisor, eBay, Bing, Yahoo, and more.
There are many reasons to scrape the web including identifying breaking news, aggregating content, data collection for machine learning, and more. This article presents an introduction and tutorial to scarepstack, a powerful, real-time web scraping API service used by more than 2,000 companies.
Eighteen APIs have been added to the ProgrammableWeb directory in categories including Cryptocurrency, Verification, and Data Mining. Highlights include several cryptocurrency APIs and updates for the BuddyPress API for its social networking platform. Here's a rundown of the latest additions.