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How AI Is Changing the Web Scraping Landscape

This white paper provides a comprehensive overview of how AI and its subfield, machine learning, shape the current trends in web scraping.

Augustas Pelakauskas

2023-02-21

1 min read

HTTPX vs Requests vs AIOHTTP

Find out about the critical features of HTTPX, Requests, and AIOHTTP and how they differ from each other.

Danielius Radavicius

2023-02-20

5 min read

What Is a Rotating IP Address?

Rotating IP address is a widely used practice where assigned IP addresses are distributed to a device at random or at scheduled intervals.

Lukas Motiejunas

2023-02-14

4 min read

Puppeteer vs Selenium: Which to Choose

Dive deeper into the features, benefits, and drawbacks of Puppeteer and Selenium to make an informed decision on which tool fits you best.

Yelyzaveta Nechytailo

2023-02-07

5 min read

Oxylabs Attends Big Data & AI World in London

The beginning of the year is always filled with anticipation and excitement, and this year is no different as we look forward Oxylabs attending Big Data & AI World with a booth and a speaker.

Enrika Pavlovskytė

2023-02-01

2 min read

New Pricing Plans for Residential and Shared Datacenter Proxies

Fast checkout, new prices, more traffic, and even more options. Learn all about the new changes to pricing plans for Residential and Shared Datacenter Proxies.

Vytenis Kaubre

2023-01-31

2 min read

How to Parse HTML with PyQuery: Python Tutorial

Follow this tutorial to scrape and parse the HTML of a desired website. Learn about the PyQuery library, how to use it in Python, and how it differs from Beautiful Soup.

Vytenis Kaubre

2023-01-25

4 min read

Playwright vs Puppeteer: The Differences

Find out how Playwright and Puppeteer stack up against each other in particular scenarios, including web scraping.

Augustas Pelakauskas

2023-01-24

4 min read

The Future of Web Scraping and Alternative Data - Predictions for 2023

As 2022 comes to a close, Oxylabs industry experts predict what the future for web scraping and alternative data will look like in the year 2023.

Adomas Sulcas

2023-01-17

2 min read

Playwright vs Selenium: Which One to Choose

Let's discuss Playwright vs Selenium, their relevance to web scraping, and what to remember when picking one for your scraping task.

Enrika Pavlovskytė

2023-01-10

6 min read

Go vs Python: The Differences in 2023

Go is becoming increasingly popular due to its many strengths, but how does it compare to Python, the most common and widely used language in programming?

Danielius Radavicius

2023-01-07

6 min read

Top 5 Marketing Automation Trends for 2023

Marketing automation can help businesses automate a range of repetitive tasks. But what is marketing automation exactly? What are the most prominent marketing automation trends? Read and find out.

Yelyzaveta Nechytailo

2023-01-06

5 min read

AI-Driven Web Scraping Companion: Introducing Web Unblocker

Next-Gen Residential Proxies has evolved into Web Unblocker. Find out the core features and functionalities of our newly updated proxy solution.

Augustas Pelakauskas

2023-01-03

2 min read

What is a Private Proxy? [Quick Guide 2023]

A private proxy, also known as dedicated, is a proxy that is used only by one user. It’s not shared with anyone else, so you have full control over how and when this proxy is used.

Lukas Motiejunas

2023-01-01

4 min read

Top Antidetect Browsers of 2023

Learn how an antidetect browser helps with using several accounts for various digital initiatives.

Roberta Aukstikalnyte

2022-12-27

7 min read

Oxylabs Webinar: Large-Scale Web Scraping - Never Get Blocked Again

Oxylabs hosted a webinar to share the most efficient techniques to unblock public content from the most complex targets. Additionally, we presented how our new proxy solution works.

Maryia Stsiopkina

2022-12-22

1 min read

How Does a Proxy Server Improve Security

Find out the numerous features of proxies and how they improve security.

Danielius Radavicius

2022-12-16

3 min read

What is Browser Automation? Definition and Examples

From routine task automation to web testing, the range of uses is vast. Read all about browser automation, its everyday use cases, its challenges, and how to get started with it.

Vytenis Kaubre

2022-12-15

6 min read

Scraping Experts: Making the Right Move with Real Estate Monitoring

Scraping Experts share invaluable advice on collecting fresh, robust, and verifiable real estate data.

Enrika Pavlovskytė

2022-12-12

2 min read

Oxylabs Recognized with the 2022 Baltic Sustainability Award

Oxylabs was announced a winner at the Baltic Sustainability Awards for its joint pro bono project with the CRA to detect illegal content online with a unique AI-powered web scraping solution.

Gabija Birgile

2022-12-07

2 min read

What Is an Anonymous Proxy?

Have you ever wondered if all proxies are anonymous? Let's find out in this article on different levels of proxy anonymity and anonymous proxy use cases.

Enrika Pavlovskytė

2022-12-01

4 min read

Introducing Real Estate Scraper API: Gather Property Data at Scale

A new scraper API joins the team. Find out the core features on functionalities of our new solution, the Real Estate Scraper API, and see what value it can bring to you.

Danielius Radavicius

2022-11-24

2 min read

Oxylabs AI-driven Solution Listed as Baltic Sustainability Awards Finalist

Oxylabs has been recognized in the “Impact” category and is a finalist in the “Social Initiatives” subcategory for its work in fighting illegal content (incl. child sexual abuse and pornography) online.

Gabija Birgile

2022-11-23

2 min read

What Is a Distorting Proxy & How Does It Work?

Discover all the basics about distorting proxies. Use cases, advantages and drawbacks, and risks of using free distorting proxies.

Yelyzaveta Nechytailo

2022-11-23

5 min read

Real Estate Scraper API Quick Start Guide

Real Estate Scraper API is a powerful tool for real estate real-time data collection at scale from almost any target. Learn how the tool works and jump straight to your first scraping task.

Augustas Pelakauskas

2022-11-23

5 min read

Scraping Experts: SEO Monitoring for a Thriving Business

New Scraping Experts video lesson on hassle-free SEO monitoring with Python, Celery, and SERP Scraper API.

Enrika Pavlovskytė

2022-11-16

2 min read

Guide to Scraping Data from Websites to Excel with Web Query

Check this step-by-step tutorial to learn how to scrape data from websites into Excel. Find out Excel's capabilities of extracting information from various websites.

Iveta Vistorskyte

2022-11-10

5 min read

Guide to Using Google Sheets for Basic Web Scraping

In this guide, you will learn how to scrape websites using Google Sheets, and you will find out about the functions in use and how to fix common errors.

Vytenis Kaubre

2022-11-08

9 min read

Guide to Extracting Website Data by Using Excel VBA

Follow a detailed tutorial of extracting website data by using Excel VBA as well as understand the main advantages and disadvantages of this scraping technique.

Yelyzaveta Nechytailo

2022-10-19

5 min read

What is a Transparent Proxy & How is It Used?

Learn about transparent proxies, their functionalities, business applications, and detection methods.

Enrika Pavlovskytė

2022-10-18

5 min read

Web Scraping With PowerShell: The Ultimate Guide

Follow this PowerShell web scraping tutorial to build your own tool for public data acquisition.

Roberta Aukstikalnyte

2022-10-17

8 min read

What Is an ETL Pipeline?

ETL stands for extract, transform, and load. It’s an independent three-stage process that moves data from one source(s) to a database and is crucial for modern day anlysis.

Danielius Radavicius

2022-10-14

5 min read

Free White Paper: Alternative Data Defines Competition in the US & UK Ecommerce Sectors

Read our whitepaper that outlines the results of a US & UK decision maker survey on the usage of alternative data and web scraping in their daily operations

Adomas Sulcas

2022-10-11

1 min read

Screen Scraping: What Is It and How Does It Work?

Find out what screen scraping is and how it works. Learn the difference between web scraping and screen scraping.

Vytenis Kaubre

2022-10-03

5 min read

How to Rotate Proxies in Python

A beginner-friendly guide for rotating proxies using Python.

Roberta Aukstikalnyte

2022-09-30

5 min read

Automated Web Scraper With Python AutoScraper [Guide]

Learn how to use Python for building a web scraper that automatically acquires data at set periods.

Roberta Aukstikalnyte

2022-09-28

5 min read

How to Run Python Script as a Service (Windows & Linux)

From Linux daemons to Windows services, this guide will detail the process of setting up Python script as a service in a few simple steps.

Augustas Pelakauskas

2022-09-26

5 min read

Oxylabs Attends Current 2022: The Next Generation of Kafka Summit

We're excited to sponsor and participate live in the Current 2022: The Next Generation of Kafka Summit. Don't miss out and participate in one of the largest data-focused conferences worldwide!

Danielius Radavicius

2022-09-21

2 min read

Oxylabs Acquires Webshare Software Company

Oxylabs furthers industry leadership by acquiring US-based Webshare Software Company.

Adomas Sulcas

2022-09-20

1 min read

OxyCon 2022: The Top Takeaways From Day Two

See what the second day of the conference was all about and take note of all the important highlights you might have missed.

Yelyzaveta Nechytailo

2022-09-09

4 min read

OxyCon 2022: The Top Takeaways From Day One

Find out the core talking points during the first day of our annual 2022 OxyCon conference and see in more detail what topics were covered.

Danielius Radavicius

2022-09-07

7 min read

6 Web Scraping Project Ideas to Sharpen Your Skills

Planning a project on web scraping and don’t know where to start? Learn how proxies come into play when project planning for web scraping in our most recent article.

Gabija Fatenaite

2022-08-31

8 min read

How to Continuously Yield High Quality Data | Interview with Glen De Cauwsemaecker

As part of the combined efforts of Oxylabs and OTA Insight to shed light on the developments in the web scraping industry, we sat down with Glen De Cauwsemaeker, the Lead Crawler Engineer at OTA Insight, to talk about the challenges when scaling data acquisition solutions.

Glen De Cauwsemaecker

2022-08-25

10 min read

Asynchronous Web Scraping With Python & AIOHTTP

In this tutorial, we will focus on describing the asynchronous approach to scraping multiple URLs and by comparing it to the synchronous one, demonstrate why it can be more beneficial.

Yelyzaveta Nechytailo

2022-08-25

6 min read

2 Weeks Until OxyCon So Hurry Up and Register!

Only two weeks left up until, OxyCon, the two-day virtual event, starts. Find out more about what awaits within the conference and don't hesitate to register, there isn't much time left!

Danielius Radavicius

2022-08-24

2 min read

Web Scraping with Rust

In this practical tutorial, you'll learn how to create a web scraper using Rust and collect public product data from an e-commerce website.

Maryia Stsiopkina

2022-08-24

6 min read

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

5 min read

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

5 min read

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

2 min read

Automating 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

6 min read

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