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Development of Web Scrapers
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Sep 7, 2011

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  • Posted: Tue, Aug 09, 2011
  • Time Left: Closed
  • Location: Anywhere
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  • Start: Immediately
  • Budget: Less than $500
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What do we do:

Our company runs a daily deal aggregator service that provides a website and daily email of all the best daily deals in a user's city.

What I need or require:

I need a developer(s) who can build scrapers using an existing custom framework for sites by either scraping the site directly, grabbing data from a feed, or through API calls.

What I already have versus what the contractor will deliver:

We have built a framework with an abstract base class containing base functions for integrating scraper into site and an interface for additional scrapers. The developer will just need to implement the interface functions, mainly just grabbing all necessary data in the correct format, and then returning it back to the base class to integrate with the site.

Other context/requirements that contractors will need to know:

This is an ongoing job that will set a fixed price per scraper class developed. Currently, this task takes an average of 2 hours for API or Feed based sc...

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Desired Skills
XML, cURL, Subversion, DOM, phpquery
Job ID: 25605714
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Introduction: Data Crops, a unit of Aruhat Technologies Pvt. Ltd., been formed to serve global customers with a basket of multiple business...
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Bid ID: 25838488  |  Submitted: Aug 25, 2011 06:11 ET 
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