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From Webscraper to Wordcloud

Posted by Cedric Sambre on Wed 27 November 2019 in Learning • Tagged with Scraping, BeautifulSoup, NLP, SpaCy, WordCloud, python3.7, webscraping, data, cookiewall, error handling, ajax • 6 min read

After going through the web scraping learning paths, I decided to get my hands dirty and apply my freshly gathered knowledge on a real life project. I explain some difficulties you might encounter while scraping and I also show some libraries that can help you visualizing data you have obtained.


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Errors should never pass silently

Posted by Bob on Wed 18 January 2017 in Best practices • Tagged with exceptions, Zen of Python, error handling, cleancode, anti-patterns • 3 min read

In this article some important anti-patterns regarding error handling and how to solve them making your code more Pythonic and easier to maintain.


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