Looking for some quick code to build your web crawler in PHP? Here's some code we use a lot here at Potent Pages to make our development a lot easier!
In this tutorial, we create a PHP website spider that uses the robots.txt file to know which pages we're allowed to download. We continue from our previous tutorials to create a robust web spider and expand on it to check for download crawling permissions.
Looking to download a site or multiple webpages? Interested in examining all of the titles and descriptions for a site? We created a quick tutorial on building a script to do this in PHP. Learn how to download webpages and follow links to download an entire website.
Looking to automatically download webpages? Here's how to download a page using PHP and cURL.
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