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How To Use A Proxy In Python

We often come across the term ‘proxy‘ when we are working in the computer science field. When connected to the Internet, every computer gets a unique Internet Protocol (IP) address that identifies the computer and its geographic location. Your computer sends out a request whenever it needs any information from the Internet. The request is

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How To Scrape Reddit Using Python

People can easily gather and scrape information from multiple sources such as Facebook, Reddit, and Twitter. You can think of a scraper as a specialized tool that extracts data from a web page accurately and quickly. The scraping APIs help the scrapers avoid getting banned by anti-scraping techniques that the websites place. However, it is

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How To Scrape Infinite Scrolling Pages Using Python

In today’s world, everyone makes use of new technologies. You can get access to the structured data in an automated fashion with the help of web scraping. For instance, you can use web scraping for: Infinite scrolling, also known as endless scrolling, is a web design technique that websites often use with AJAX or Javascript

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How To Scrape Google Using Python

Google is the biggest player among all search engines when it comes to searching information on the Internet. According to the estimates, over 3.5 billion searches are performed on Google Search every day. We (Google users) are only given a certain amount of information based on Google Analytics and Google Ads. Google uses its API

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How To Scrape A JavaScript Website Using Python

The web browsers use Javascript to create a dynamic and interactive experience for the user. Majority of the applications and functions making the Internet indispensable to modern life are encoded in the form of Javascript. Considering the early incarnations of Javascript, the web pages were static, and offered a little user interaction beyond clicking links

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How To Rotate Proxies In Python

You can access the pages with different IP addresses when you collect heavy data from various websites. It is possible to use rotating proxies between your computer and the websites you target. These proxies cyclically change the IP addresses from the proxy pool and assign your computer a new IP address every time you send

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Local Proxies and Its Uses- Important Things to Know in 2024

Local Proxies and their Uses As the internet grows, it has become localized, and users face many restrictions in accessing the content on certain websites as there are restrictions based on the geolocation of the IP address. Some websites won’t block users but will only present the web content of the user’s location, and they

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What is a Bot? A Complete Guide (2024)

What is a Bot? Bots are software programs that run automatically without any specific instructions from users. Engineers design bots to imitate human behavior.  But the real catch here is that these are automated. This means they carry out repetitive tasks faster and more efficiently than their human counterparts. Bots are present everywhere on the

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How Does TOR Hide Your IP Address? A Comprehensive Guide for 2024

TOR, or The Onion Router, is free and open-source software that protects your identity and anonymity when you browse the internet. It conceals your location, activity, and IP address to prevent surveillance, traffic monitoring, and other threats to your online privacy and security. TOR is widely used for both legitimate and illegitimate purposes, such as

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Shared Proxies vs Private Proxies: Differences and Use Cases

A proxy is a server application that runs between the user and the server. The user’s request flows through the proxy to the server hosting the website, and the response returns to the user through the same proxy. A proxy provides security and privacy and enables the server to share its load. Businesses leverage digital

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