If you are looking to scrape electronic components data from wholesale websites, it is best to depend on a dedicated web scraping service provider to ensure seamless data aggregation. Electronic components data can be useful for you if you are running a price comparison website in the same domain or are looking to load your ecommerce website’s catalog with more products. Here’s how you can extract electronic components data from leading sites using PromptCloud’s web crawling solution.
What can you do with electronic components data
Monitor competitor pricing: Competitive pricing strategies heavily influence the ecommerce market. Having access to real time pricing data can give ecommerce portals an edge in the competition. The pricing data can be plugged into a system that can automatically do the product matching to update the prices in your catalog accordingly.
Fuel your price comparison site: If you run a price comparison website, you would need pricing data scraped from all the ecommerce sites that you display. Having updated pricing information being crucial for price comparison sites, it is better to rely on a ‘Data as a Service’ provider like PromptCloud to get this information.
Cataloging: Having a huge number of product listings is what makes an ecommerce website truly resourceful to the customers. Updating and maintaining the catalogs can turn out to be demanding task. Web scraping can be used to gather data that’s required to update ecommerce catalogs. This helps you keep your product pages up to date with new product descriptions, images and videos.
Data points you can extract
- Manufacturer name
- Part number
- Datasheet link
The primary advantage of using our web scraping solution is that you get clean, structured data on a regular basis despite of all the roadblocks and challenges that are part of web scraping. Here are some of the key differentiators.
Our tech stack can handle requirements of different complexities and can be fully customized for it.
We run special processes on the initially extracted data dump files to eliminate the noise (Irrelevant text or html tags that get scraped during the extraction process) from the data. The final output data is devoid of unnecessary elements.
Multiple data delivery options
The data delivery options are fully customizable according to your specific requirements. You have the option to choose between XML, JSON or CSV when it comes to data file formats. For the delivery mode, you can opt to get the data via our API, Amazon S3, Dropbox, Box or your own FTP server. The wide range of options provided should eliminate your compatibility worries.
Ready to use data
Since analytics systems cannot read unstructured data, the final data that we provide is properly structured using our automated formatting system which makes it machine readable. This means you can plug and start using the data instantly, without any further processing.