Code Challenge 22 - Packt Free Ebook Web Scraper - Review

Posted by PyBites on Mon 12 June 2017 in Challenges • Tagged with codechallenges, webscraping, BeautifulSoup, Selenium, Packt, Pybonacci, ebooks, community, automation, sponsoring • 3 min read

In this article we review last week's Packt free ebook code challenge. We really scratched our own itch building both a notification service and an ebook download manager.


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Code Challenge 22 - Packt Free Ebook Web Scraper

Posted by PyBites on Mon 05 June 2017 in Challenges • Tagged with codechallenges, webscraping, BeautifulSoup, Selenium, Packt, Pybonacci, ebooks, community, automation, sponsoring • 2 min read

Hi Pythonistas, a new week, a new 'bite' of Python coding! This week we will do some web scraping of Packt's daily free ebook, sending out daily notifications. This week we even have a unique opportunity to sponsor the Python Community, read on ... and happy coding!


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Twitter digest 2017 week 19

Posted by PyBites on Sun 14 May 2017 in Digest • Tagged with twitter, news, tips, python, twilio, javascript, beginners, webscraping, PyPI, AI, pandoc, git, Continuum, cli, Alexa, flask, matplotlib, visual studio, OpenCV • 2 min read

Every weekend we share a curated list of 15 cool things (mostly Python) that we found / tweeted throughout the week.


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How to Download an XML File with Python

Posted by Julian on Thu 04 May 2017 in Learning • Tagged with tutorial, learning, webscraping, requests, xml, beginners, python • 4 min read

In this post I detail how to download an xml file to your OS and why it’s not as simple as you’d think


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Create a Simple Web Scraper with BeautifulSoup4

Posted by Julian on Wed 11 January 2017 in Tools • Tagged with python, tips, tricks, code, pybites, beautifulsoup, bs4, webscraping, namedtuples • 4 min read

Learn to create a simple web scraper in Python using BeautifulSoup4


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