**PHP + MYSQL
Google Data Protocol
SSH & Bash
The project consist of a script that scrapes the number of views for YouTube videos that meet a set of criteria. Then the information will be stored in a MYSQL database. This script will be run daily from cron.
The criteria needs to be adjustable. Between a minimum and maximum number of views and uploaded after a set date.
The aim is to compare the the number of views against the previous day. Finding the top daily viral videos.
[url removed, login to view] & [url removed, login to view] are open source programs that crawl Youtube. These could be helpful in the developmet of this project.
The database must only hold the latest two days worth of information. Deleting the third day automatically.