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VSParser is a powerful multi-featured visual software used for web harvesting, content extraction from the web pages.
It can automatically work collecting complete content structures such as product catalogs and products lists. It's very user-friendly application, with builtin web browser let get any data from any websites including dinamicaly updated AJAX websites.
Any data means not only texts but any files, such as image files for example, if web pages use them as resources or have links to them.
Usualy, VSParser is used for extraction information about products from e-commerce web sites.
Next is about how to use VSParser for extraction information about products from e-commerce web sites.
Parsing products from Internet shops is carried out in three stages.
The first stage is creating a list of categories of goods. This is the list of links to pages of product categories. Usually, on these pages show a list of goods of the same category.
The second stage is creating a list of product pages or product list pages product categories. This is the list of links to pages of specific products.
The third stage is the actual parsing of products of an online store, the result of which is displayed in the table (opens in a separate window).
The table products has a number of functionalities that allow to edit data received in the result of the parsing, and save the data to a file in Microsoft Excel format.
There is also the function of parsing pictures of the donor site and save to a folder on the local computer.
How to use the program for parsing items from online stores.
The first step - getting list of pages of product categories.
To create a list of pages of product categories tab under "Category list".
Need to switch (activate) the tab.
Then in the text box to type the link or paste the link to the website of the online store and click the "Link".
The built-in browser will load the website of the online store.
Moving the mouse cursor to select the desired item page,
which contains a link to the category page and fix it as described above (by clicking either
CTRL and the left mouse button or right mouse button and select in the context menu).
When fixing the element website page in the active tab will be filled with data elements specified.
You must choose those elements which have values and are not specific to a certain page.
This way you can set the parameters by which the program will search the category pages on this website.
By pressing the "Add category", triggers an automatic search for all category pages on this site.
It can be stopped by pressing the same button.
Perhaps the single addition of category pages, if the link to the page specified in the text box references the tab.
This addition is accomplished with the button "add to list".
Duplication in the list of links to category pages are excluded.
Frequently the category pages on the website are not one way. For example, there are categories in pagination.
In this case, you must select other options and search again by clicking on "Add category", start the automatic search.
In this case, compiling the program the list will continue.
Such re-search can be done as needed until the list is complete.
The second stage is drawing up a list of product pages
The list of goods is carried out analogously to the preparation of the list of categories.
The difference lies in the fact. what you need to switch to the tab "Product link" and the list of products appears in the lower list.
To list of goods you need to have a list of categories, i.e. at least one link in the categories list.
The third stage is the actual parsing of the goods.
After compiling the list of goods, a transition to the direct parsing of goods.
To prepare the parsing of products are required to use all the other tabs of products ranging from the "Name".
Clicking these tabs, the user sets the above described parameters and special data and marks them for use, ie to be added to the parsing table.
Parsing merchandise is launched by clicking the button "Get the goods".
After the process of parsing, the list of items you can view in a separate window by clicking "Show products".
In this window there are a number of functionalities to edit this list directly in the program and save data to a file
and parse the images from the donor site and save to a folder on the local computer.