php craiglist scrape bot

Budget $30 - $100 USD
Bids 2
Average Bid $83

Back-end: A PHP script that can take an RSS provided by Craigslist, follow the link, grab the ad’s content and import it into MySQL database. Front-end: a page that displays the ad titles as a links. When the titles are clicked on it should display the ads content including photos that are in the ad. Script should be triggered via cron job so that I may adjust the frequency I will use this in a joomla based website. The page will either be displayed via a wrapper or as joomla content The project may be based on feedgator but this is not a requirement.

## Deliverables

1) Complete and fully-functional working program(s) in executable form as well as complete source code of all work done.

2) Deliverables must be in ready-to-run condition, as follows (depending on the nature of the deliverables):
a) For web sites or other server-side deliverables intended to only ever exist in one place in the Buyer's environment--Deliverables must be installed by the Seller in ready-to-run condition in the Buyer's environment.
b) For all others including desktop software or software the buyer intends to distribute: A software installation package that will install the software in ready-to-run condition on the platform(s) specified in this bid request.
3) All deliverables will be considered "work made for hire" under U.S. Copyright law. Buyer will receive exclusive and complete copyrights to all work purchased. (No GPL, GNU, 3rd party components, etc. unless all copyright ramifications are explained AND AGREED TO by the buyer on the site per the coder's Seller Legal Agreement).

## Platform

cPanel Build = 10.9.0-CURRENT 94 Apache version = [url removed, login to view] (Unix) PERL version = 5.8.7 PHP version = 4.4.4 MySQL version = 4.1.21-standard

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  • arbitbetsl Profile Picture


    EDUCATION 1996 - 2001 National Aerospace University "Kharkov Aviation Institute", Kharkov,Ukraine Graduated as magister of Computer Sciences CAREER PATTERN National Aerospace University "Kharkov Aviation Institute". September 2001 - 2006 lecturer disciplines - organization data base and knowledge - designing data base and knowledge - IT modelling and UML LANGUAGES English intermediate Russian native Ukrainian native SUMMARY OF QUALIFICATION Strong Object Pascal, C++, VCL, MFC, ADO, Win32 API knowledge. Experienced in object-oriented design and analysis. A considerable experience in applied mathematics. TOP SKILLS Languages: Object Pascal, C++, TSQL,PL\SQL XML, UML Technologies: VCL, ADO, Win32API, WindowsSockets, COM/ActiveX, MFC RDBMS: MS SQL, MySQL, Oracle Used tools and IDE: MS Visual Studio, Borland Delphi, SourceSafe, InstalShield, FinalBuilder, MemProof and etc. Operational systems: Windows 95/98/2000/XP HARDWARE IBM PC and compatibles ADDITIONAL INFORMATION Have experience in private development application: - support of model judical documents for plants - analys system of trade prace - system of monitoring and analysis of quotations of lines bookmakers Fast educating, sociable, creative and self-motivated.

  • xiian Profile Picture


    United States

    ## BIO Dedicated techie with strong background in conceptualizing and application theory. Been working with web development for about 5 years and looking to pick up some extra cash where I can get it. ## Area of Expertise Languages: PHP, MySQL, XHTML, CSS, Javascript, English, Spanish. Also know Photoshop inside and out and can optimize graphics for use on websites.

    PHP, Javascript, XML, and Engineering