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Best Scraper Tools & Web Scraping APIs

Need an API to help scrape data? Check out this list of the top data and web scraping APIs to help you extract data.
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Best Scraper Tools & Web Scraping APIs

Web scraping & data extraction (also known as data mining) allows you to to scrape metadata and content from websites or applications. Web scraping can be done manually, but is usually refers to automated processes by bots or crawlers. The APIs in this collection can help with scaling these processes by scraping data from websites such as SEO meta tags, body content, Amazon products, reviews, anime/manga and more! Web scraping APIs on Rakuten RapidAPI are available in multiple SDKs including Python, PHP, NodeJS, and more! Sign up today to begin testing these web scraping APIs! It's free!

Install SDK for NodeJS


To utilize unirest for node.js install the the npm module:

$ npm install unirest

After installing the npm package you can now start simplifying requests like so:

var unirest = require('unirest');

Creating Request

.header("X-RapidAPI-Key", "SIGN-UP-FOR-KEY")
.header("Content-Type", "application/x-www-form-urlencoded")
.end(function (result) {
  console.log(result.status, result.headers, result.body);
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