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Scraping the web with Scrapy

Matt Layman
Matt Layman is a software engineer from Frederick, MD. He is an open source software maintainer and advocate for Python.
Originally published at mattlayman.com ・1 min read

This month, Python Frederick learned about Scrapy, a tool used to read web pages and extract information from them. Our speaker was Micah Nordland, and he explained the core components of Scrapy and demoed how to use the tool to get data from website.

Micah's presentation is available online at http://lucy.rehack.me/slides/scrapy/.

This article first appeared on mattlayman.com.

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