Scrape Medium and collect the following publicly available data points: articles, profiles, following list, followers list, images, comments, recommended, categories, and blog.
Medium Scraper Overview
- Data scraping with no infrastructure needed
- Integrates with our industry-leading proxy services
- Exclusive site unlocking technology
- Adapts with time: when Medium changes its site structure, Bright Data updates the code
- Scale quickly – gather as much data as you need quickly and reliably
- Bright Data is fully compliant with all relevant data protection legal requirements, including GDPR and CCPA.
What are the use cases of Medium scraped data?
- Easily find popular topics and articles by scraping titles and tags
- Analyze the writing tone and sentiment by scraping full articles
- Research the performance of your own publications by scraping the engagement data on a daily or hourly basis
- Build a knowledge base which relies on information scraped from Medium articles
- Find the best writers to collaborate with
- Train machine learning models by using texts from Medium
How to develop a web scraper
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