Getting started with Scraperbox

Erik author image By Erik on 6 September, 2020


Before we dive into how to set up Scraperbox, let's talk about what problem it solves.

Getting data from websites can be hard. Most big websites like amazon.com have protections in place to detect automated web scrapers.

If you're not careful your scraper will run into a lot of these "robot check" pages.

Scraperbox solves this problems by using headless chrome browsers combined with proxy pools.

This makes it super hard for websites to detect that you are a web scraper.

How to setup Scraperbox

Scraperbox is an API. You can send a request to our API endpoint using any programming language you like.

The API endpoint will return the rendered