What we’ll learn
Understand what a scraper by scraping information from websites
Understand how ruby can help you scrape and how the process of scraping
Through this Workshop, we’ll be able to understand what a scraper is and how we use it by using:
Ruby, The ruby gem Nokogiri & CSV to store the info. Our challenges:
Open the website
Load the content of the page
Filter what you want
Ideally, you have already done the Ruby Workshop that we ran the night before.
What to bring?
Bring your laptop fully charged
Install Google Chrome or Firefox
Install Sublime Text (https://www.sublimetext.com/3)
Ideally, have Ruby installed on your computer: https://www.ruby-lang.org/en/documentation/installation/