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Member since August 13, 2003
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I specialize in data crawling, scraping, parsing and data import to CSV, XML or SQL databases (custom databases or shops like Magento, Prestashop, Opencart etc.). Developed data scraping PHP engine which supports multithread, custom headers, proxies etc. Developed several scalable vertical search engines (Jobs, Real Estate areas) which collects information from multiple sources (websites) to one database. Developed Google Maps API tools such as server-side markers clustering (PHP based solution). Have experience with Amazon and Windows Azure clouds crawlers development. Have a lot of experience in financial data extraction. Also specialize in various backend scripts (shell scripts, PHP, Python, Perl).
$30 USD/hr
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Scrappers developer

Jan 2012 - Apr 2012 (3 months)

Scrappers development for Azure clouds.


Mar 2005 - Mar 2006 (1 year)



1998 - 2003 (5 years)


PHP programmer certificate (2008)


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How to Scrape and Crawl Data from Websites

Say you have an e-commerce site like E-Bay or Amazon, and you sell multiple products that you get from other vendors; you have to rely on all these vendors to provide you with the product details about all items available through your site. There are a couple time consuming ways to do this.


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