Data Collection for 500 products - Anitha - May 02

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Bids
10
Avg Bid (USD)
$69
Project Budget (USD)
$30 - $250

Project Description:
We are looking for dependable freelance data entry operators who can do web searches for some very popular products, and collect data in an Excel file in a pre-defined format.

The products are specific to India market. While searching for the product details, you must ensure that the details conform to the Indian products (and not their similar models available in foreign countries).

Definition - Data Collection - Techno Czars will provide an excel sheet template filled with a number of product names of same category. Vendor will be required to collect the data from OEM websites and fill in the sheet. Vendor will also be required to mention all the source websites for each product and collect at least one image per product.

Quality of Work - Data Collection - On average, At least 70% attributes should be collected. Source websites and at least one image must be mentioned. Errors should not exceed more that 5% of total collected attributes.
The images must be:
1. jpg format with clear front/side view of the complete product, preferably bigger than 500x300 pixels
2. clear background, preferably white or light color
3. No text/website name/watermark on the image.

Penalties -
a) If the project is delivered past the deadline, Techno Czars reserves the right to levy a penalty of 10% of that project's payment. Techno Czars reserves the right to cancel the project if the project is not delivered within 10 days.
b) If the errors exceed given levels or sufficient data is not collected, Techno Czars reserves the right to levy a 5% penalty. In extreme cases, Techno Czars reserves the right to invalidate the project.

Resources -
a) Vendor will be required to procure and maintain all technical resources (computer, software, internet connection etc) at his/her cost. We will not reimburse any such expense. The payment rates mentioned above will be all-inclusive.

b) Vendor will be required to refer to the India website of the given manufacturer (referred to as OEM) for collecting/verifying the data e.g. www.sony.co.in for sony products. Only in exceptional circumstances, Vendor should collect the data from any other websites. All source websites must be mentioned with the collected data.

c) The excel sheet contains the source links from where you can find most of the data. Please note that you should try to verify the data from manufacturer's own websites.

Skills required:
Data Entry, Excel, Web Scraping, Web Search
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