Web Scraper

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Project Description

I need:

1. a PHP script that can scrape a website,

2. parse the sections I identify (see attached JPG image) and

3. insert them into MYSQL (red circled data goes into one table, blue circled data goes into the other)

- I have a skeleton php script written with general instructions and provided a sample URL to use as a test case.

- I have made the 2 mysql tables necessary and put test case data inside them.

The script must be fast; but be sensitive to the site you are scraping from (be friendly).

Some ideas:

a) Pausing for a random number of seconds between 1 and 5 before scraping

b) Changing the browser headers before scraping (mozilla to IE,to opera, etc.)

c) use a http proxy (proxify, etc.)

I need it in 24 hours. I will provide sample data to those who PM me.

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