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  • Posted: Mon, Mar 26, 2012
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I'm doing a personal research project on careermoves. Now I need to have some data to analyze: I want you to scrape all dutch profiles on Linkedin.

The job is rather straighforward:
-crawl all public profiles on LinkedIn (dutch)
-scrape all the elements which are provided in the attached excel. Some elements will appear more than one time (for example two current jobs or 6 degrees). There are possibly more variaties, please have a good look to see if this will work out.

URL's to crawl:

  [obscured]  /directory/people/[a-z].html
  [obscured]  /directory/people/nl/[A-Z][1-9][1-9]?.html
  [obscured]  /directory/people/nl/[a-z][a-z-1-9]+.html
  [obscured]  /pub/dir/[a-z]+/[a-z]+
  [obscured]  /pub/[a-z-]+/[a-z0-9-]+/[a-z0-9-]+/[a-z0-9-]+
  [obscured]  /in/[a-z]+

If needed (some company info is on the profile page, if not look for the company page itself).:
  [obscured]  /company/[A-Z][1-9][1-9]?.html

-Data in a mysql database and CSV files.
-Script used to scrape the ...

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LinkedIn Development, HTML
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