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data pipeline architecture

Data acquisition

Data Pipeline Architecture Explained

Learn what a data pipeline architecture is, why it's important for businesses and how to build one.

Roberta Aukstikalnyte

2022-08-11

Scrapers

Tutorials

Automated Web Scraper With Python & Windows Task Scheduler

In this article, you’ll learn how to set up Windows Task Scheduler to schedule a Python web scraping script automatically & periodically.

Augustas Pelakauskas

2022-08-04

News

Product updates

Pay as You Go: Brand New Pricing Plan for Residential Proxies

We're excited to introduce a new flexible pricing plan for Oxylabs' Residential Proxies – Pay as you go. Check this article to learn more about it and how you can benefit from it.

Yelyzaveta Nechytailo

2022-08-02

Tutorials

Scrapers

How to Automate Web Scraping With Python and Cron

If you're curious about how to automate your web scraping projects with Python and cron, then check out this dedicated tutorial for more information.

Danielius Radavicius

2022-07-29

OxyCon

OxyCon 2022 Agenda is Live - How to Get the Most Out of the Event

This year's OxyCon has already garnered attention from every corner of the data gathering industry. Now is the time to reveal what's in store during our two-day event on September 7-8th.

Danielius Radavicius

2022-07-28

Data utilization

Scrapers

Marketplace SEO: How to Improve Your SERP Rankings with Data

The success of your SEO strategy will likely depend entirely on how accurately you follow a specific marketplace’s regulations and in what ways you stand out.

Danielius Radavicius

2022-07-26

News

Scrapers

Machine Learning: The Driving Force of Web Scraping | OxyCast #6

A brand new episode of OxyCast is live! This time, our favorite host Augustinas Kalvis (Software Developer), and a special guest Jurijus Gorskovas (Machine Learning Engineer), delve deeper into the world of Machine Learning! Watch it to understand the details of machine learning and how it can make web scraping processes more efficient.

Iveta Vistorskyte

2022-07-13

Tutorials

Scrapers

Web Scraping With R Using rvest Tutorial

A tutorial that covers the basics of web scraping static and dynamic web pages using R programming language and rvest library.

Augustas Pelakauskas

2022-07-11

Scrapers

Data acquisition

The Second Mover’s Advantage

Businesses are complex, and both first and second movers encounter unique difficulties and advantages. If you're interested in how these advantages relate to web scraping, check this out!

Julius Cerniauskas

2022-07-05

Data utilization

Data acquisition

Scrapers

Data Quality Metrics You Should Track and Measure

Learn more about how to effectively track and measure data quality with the help of this detailed blog post

Yelyzaveta Nechytailo

2022-06-27

Data acquisition

Scrapers

Reducing the Cost of Data Collection

Let's take a look at the key factors influencing data acquisition costs, and discuss ways to reduce these expenses.

Maryia Stsiopkina

2022-06-22

News

Brand New Lessons on Everything Data Gathering

Data gathering is a rather tricky field; therefore, getting advice and lessons from people who have worked at the top of the industry for years is unparalleled.

Danielius Radavicius

2022-06-22

Proxies

Scrapers

Why You Shouldn't Use Free Proxies - Risks & Reasons

Free proxies are an attractive yet often unsafe solution. Its limitations, security issues, and recommendations are all discussed within the article.

Danielius Radavicius

2022-06-22

News

Oxylabs Cooperates with CODE

Oxylabs partnered with the University of Michigan, ranked as the No.1 public university in the United States, and School of Information professor Christopher Brooks to share expertise in the field of ethical web scraping.

Gabija Birgile

2022-06-16

Data acquisition

Scrapers

Data utilization

Real-Time Online Media Monitoring Infrastructure

This white paper will walk you through the critical stages of the online media monitoring process.

Maryia Stsiopkina

2022-06-15

Data utilization

Scrapers

Tutorials

Building a Competitor Intelligence System for E-Commerce

The primary focus of the white paper is to provide an action chain for a competitor intelligence system, from data collection to parsing, with various tips, guidelines, and explanations of the most critical processes.

Danielius Radavicius

2022-06-14

Data acquisition

Data utilization

Scrapers

Web Scraping on a Large-Scale for E-Commerce (Ultimate Guide)

This white paper aims to guide you through the process of large-scale data gathering with an emphasis on e-commerce.

Gabija Fatenaite

2022-06-13

OxyCon

Scrapers

Proxies

OxyCon 2022: Leading-Edge Conference in All Things Web Scraping

Don’t forget to save your seat at OxyCon 2022, September 7-8, to join discussions on the most relevant and recently encountered topics of public data gathering! Just like last year, the 2 day virtual event will feature discussions from a plethora of industry-leading guests.

Danielius Radavicius

2022-06-09

Proxies

Guide to Solving Proxy Status Errors

Do you keep running into proxy errors and have no clue what is causing them? Check out this blog post to learn the most common proxy error status codes and how to fix them.

Maryia Stsiopkina

2022-06-07

Tutorials

Scrapers

How to Make Web Scraping Faster – Python Tutorial

Read this article where we discuss a few useful ways of making public data collection faster as well as provide sample codes that you can implement in your scraping activities.

Yelyzaveta Nechytailo

2022-06-07

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