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Common Issues with Data Scraping

Challenges in Data Scraping

We've discussed a few of the challenges already. Topics such as bot access and legal crawling can pose hurdles to scraping data.

Other things to watch out for that can pose hurdles or outright walls to your data scraping include:

  • User Authentication & Captchas
  • Honeypots
  • Structural site changes
  • IP blocking
  • Latency
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