The API or Crawler is not returning the data I need
Our APIs or Crawlers only automate the process of extracting the data that's already on the website and is extractable. If the information isn't on the website or is in a format that is not extractable, we will not be able to get it for you at all.
e.g. If you need emails from a website and the website does not have emails, it is fairly obvious that even though you need the emails, we cant make them up.
Why is ScrapeHero's API different from other API providers?
We set ourselves apart through our exceptional customer service and focus. Whenever our customers need us or if there is a problem, we provide real human support throughout the whole process. This is the reason some of the biggest companies in the ...
API Status Codes - Billable vs Non-Billable
Our APIs return standard HTTP status codes back to the caller of the API. We incur costs when we access a page/resource (HTTP GET/POST etc.) on the target website and such access is billable to you. If we do not access the target website, we do not ...
What is the difference between a Crawler and an API on our website?
Our Marketplace has two types of self-service offerings Crawlers APIs Crawlers: A Crawler is something anyone can use - you can signup and use a crawler by simply copying and pasting some links you need data from and download the data. You do not ...
How many page credits do I need to scrape data about businesses from Google Maps?
Our Google maps crawler needs to go through a list of all businesses and then go into each business' detail page to get additional data about each business such as their telephone, address, open hours, website address, etc. Here is the business ...
Why does the crawler display no data even after crawling a few pages?
The crawler works by sending requests simultaneously to get the data. The data needs to be processed and is not displayed instantly, it takes some time to display the data, so please be patient and check back periodically. This is especially the case ...