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What Is a SOCKS Proxy?

By |November 20th, 2017|Uncategorized|

If you spend any time looking at proxies, you’ll notice there are two main types out there. You can choose between secure socket (SOCKS) proxies and hypertext transfer protocol (HTTP) proxies. In order to understand one, you must also understand the other. In other words, you must know what an HTTP proxy is in order [...]

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Tips for Scraping Amazon

By |November 10th, 2017|Proxies|

Amazon is one of the top retailers online. Actually, it’s one of the top retailers in general, so you know the site has a lot of great data. Due to its popularity, there are tons of reasons to scrape it. Scraping Amazon allows people to get pricing data to help them determine their own prices. [...]

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Cheap Proxies vs. Free Proxies

By |November 6th, 2017|Proxies|

If you’re new to the world of proxies, you might have a pressing question. Is there really a difference between cheap private proxies and free proxies? If so, is the difference big enough to make paying for a private proxy worth it? First, let’s look at an overview of proxies in general, and then dig [...]

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What Are Proxies?

By |November 2nd, 2017|Proxies|

You’ve heard people talk about proxies, but you aren’t quite sure what they are. You want to ask those people, “What are proxies?” but that would be embarrassing. You don’t want people to know you aren’t up on the latest technology, so you just sit back and act like you know what they’re talking about, [...]

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Price Scraping Services: What Are They?

By |July 11th, 2017|Proxies|

There are so many buzzwords involved with marketing and running a business that it can be hard to keep up. The latest has to do with price scraping. You’ve probably heard the term “price scraper service” a time or two, but you might not know what it is. You need to educate yourself on this [...]

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Comparing Ecommerce Data by Scraping

By |July 5th, 2017|Proxies|

There is so much ecommerce data available, which means you can gather a lot of information from comparing it. You can’t just go from one site to the next to size the data up, though. That would take way too long. Instead, you need to scrape ecommerce websites. If you’re not experienced with scraping ecommerce [...]

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Everything You Need to Know About Financial Data Extraction

By |June 29th, 2017|Proxies|

If you run a website in the finance niche, getting your hands on financial data is a must. Of course, that can be easier said than done. You don’t have the time to visit one website after the next, so how do you get the data you need? You can get that data quickly and [...]

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How to Extract Real Estate Listings

By |June 26th, 2017|Proxies|

There are all kinds of reasons out there to extract real estate listings from websites. You might be hunting for property and want to get the jump on what is available, or you might need to analyze the information for your own business. Whatever the case may be, you will need to use a website [...]

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Techniques for Scraping Hotel Listings

By |June 20th, 2017|Uncategorized|

Hotel listings contain everything from price data to reviews. If you run a travel website, you can give your business a big boost by scraping hotel listings and using the information for your website. There’s a good chance that you aren’t quite sure how to get started, though. Follow some simple tips and you will [...]

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How to Efficiently Scrape Competitors’ Prices

By |June 20th, 2017|Proxies|

You want to grab some prices from your competitors so you can do some market research. Once you have the prices in your hands, you will have the information necessary to have a much-needed competitive edge in your market. Then, you can finally put some distance between your business and the competition. There’s just one [...]

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