Skill Path: APIs and Web Scraping with Python

APIs and web scraping with Python lets you automate the process of putting unstructured data into a format you can work with for analysis. A lot of the data on the web requires querying and scraping before you can put it to use. Python makes this process easier.

DURATION
5 hours
LESSONS
3
PROJECTS
1
DIFFICULTY
Intermediate
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Learn APIs and Web Scrapping with Python

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Dataquest Skill Paths teach you job-ready skills that can be immediately applied to your current or future data roles and projects.

  • How to query external data sources using an API with Python
  • The basics of scraping data from the web


Structure: APIs and Web Scraping with Python

Learn how to query external data sources using an API and explore the basics of scraping data from the web.

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