In my current work, my boss got a project about getting data from websites and posting into a system. Sadly, one of those websites lacks an API, so we needed to figure out a way to get information from there. The short answer is scraping. To make this story short, after evaluating multiple projects, I think the best option is to use CasperJS.
To install CasperJS, I did the following.
We are done! To call the Jasper do a command like this:
PHANTOMJS_EXECUTABLE=/usr/bin/phantomjs19 ~/casperjs-1.1-beta3/bin/casperjsblog comments powered by Disqus