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Facebook group member scraper

Facebook group member scraper

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Scrape facebook group members of any group with all available information

How it works

The Facebook Group Members Scraper is an Apify actor designed to extract information about members of a Facebook group. With this actor, you can effortlessly gather valuable data from Facebook groups for various purposes, such as market research, lead generation, and competitor analysis.

Main Features:

  1. Efficient Member Data Extraction: The actor enables you to extract detailed information about group members, including their names, profile URLs, member since date, Badeges, Bio and other relevant data available on their public profiles.

  2. Customizable Data Output: You have the flexibility to choose which member details you want to extract. The actor allows you to define the output fields according to your specific requirements, ensuring that you obtain the most relevant information.

  3. Easy-to-Use Configuration: The actor provides a simple and intuitive configuration interface. You can specify the Facebook group URL you wish to scrape, set pagination limits, and define the output fields all within the user-friendly configuration settings.

  4. Proxy Support: To enhance reliability and avoid rate limiting issues, the actor supports proxy usage. You can provide a list of proxies that will be rotated automatically to ensure smooth and uninterrupted scraping.

  5. Scalability and Performance: The actor is built on the Apify platform, which ensures scalability and excellent performance. It utilizes parallel processing to scrape multiple pages simultaneously, maximizing efficiency and minimizing the overall scraping time.

  6. Data Export and Integration: Once the scraping process is complete, you can easily export the extracted data in various formats such as JSON, CSV, or Excel. This allows for seamless integration with other tools and platforms for further analysis and utilization.

  7. Automatic Retry and Error Handling: In case of temporary issues like network failures or timeouts, the actor has built-in automatic retry functionality. It intelligently handles errors to ensure a smooth and uninterrupted scraping experience.

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Getting started

  1. Install EditThisCookie chrome extension
  2. Login to your facebook account
  3. While you are on facebook tab, Click on the extension and export the cookies
  4. Paste the cookies to this actor's Cookie input field
  5. Specify the Facebook group URL you want to scrape.
  6. Set pagination limits to determine the number of pages to scrape.
  7. (Optional) Configure proxy settings for enhanced reliability.
  8. Run the actor and obtain the extracted data in your preferred format.

The Facebook Group Members Scraper actor is an invaluable tool for businesses, researchers, and marketers seeking to gain insights from Facebook groups. By automating the data extraction process, it simplifies the task of collecting member information and empowers you to make data-driven decisions based on the extracted data.

Sample data

Here is the sample json output of this actor:

1{
2	"canSendMessage": true,
3	"memberTags": [
4		"NEW_MEMBER"
5	],
6	"joinedAt": 1695975491,
7	"bio": {
8		"delight_ranges": [],
9		"image_ranges": [],
10		"inline_style_ranges": [],
11		"aggregated_ranges": [],
12		"ranges": [],
13		"color_ranges": [],
14		"text": "Helping health and wellness eCommerce brands scale with Facebook ads."
15	},
16	"name": "Krystal Childrey",
17	"userId": "651067058",
18	"friendshipStatus": "CAN_REQUEST",
19	"groupMemberId": "10161454296852059",
20	"isVerified": false,
21	"profileUrl": "https://www.facebook.com/krystalc1291",
22	"profilePicture": "https://scontent.fixe2-1.fna.fbcdn.net/v/t39.30808-1/334557221_1952626645086555_35727943821351091_n.jpg?stp=cp0_dst-jpg_p60x60&_nc_cat=107&ccb=1-7&_nc_sid=fe8171&_nc_ohc=6VdSw53IyI4AX_F4ZVW&_nc_ht=scontent.fixe2-1.fna&oh=00_AfBrPCnT43nhA7oMIGksNTSTqJ-FT5z3P_ZZhrYSvnNQtg&oe=652AF156",
23	"work": {
24		"text": "Founder at Soulwave Digital",
25		"icon": "https://static.xx.fbcdn.net/rsrc.php/v3/yN/r/bOeeMWZwJ9x.png",
26		"id": "100052522136414",
27		"url": "https://www.facebook.com/soulwavedigital",
28		"short_name": "Soulwave Digital"
29	},
30	"current_city": {
31		"text": "Lives in Seattle, Washington",
32		"icon": "https://static.xx.fbcdn.net/rsrc.php/v3/yc/r/2HSjONuOSNc.png",
33		"id": "110843418940484",
34		"url": "https://www.facebook.com/Seattle-Washington-110843418940484/"
35	},
36	"other_account": {
37		"text": "soulwavedigital",
38		"icon": "https://static.xx.fbcdn.net/rsrc.php/v3/y8/r/Rk9juj93tWY.png",
39		"id": "NjQyMTgzOTU5MjA4MTA3Omh0dHBzXGEvL3d3dy5pbnN0YWdyYW0uY29tL3NvdWx3YXZlZGlnaXRhbDo6Ojo=",
40		"url": "https://l.facebook.com/l.php?u=https%3A%2F%2Fwww.instagram.com%2Fsoulwavedigital&h=AT3LR5jGM1_tXx34daEECAQCz_YJ01q_wj7axhktge9D8pMMn5R_a3WnLyPVVrVy6IkC5j7yrWRg7Ehw_IQt1SOVPUxYTRwrgzieNdTrMFLqwEv5AQSnHg1dMME8yn_8Ta49AhRsfw&s=1",
41		"external_url": "https://www.instagram.com/soulwavedigital"
42	},
43	"website": {
44		"text": "soulwavedigital.com",
45		"icon": "https://static.xx.fbcdn.net/rsrc.php/v3/y3/r/0ho4nG26KLt.png",
46		"id": "NjQyMTgzOTU5MjA4MTA3Omh0dHBzXGEvL2wuZmFjZWJvb2suY29tL2wucGhwP3U9aHR0cHMlM0ElMkYlMkZzb3Vsd2F2ZWRpZ2l0YWwuY29tJTJGJmg9QVQxYnBQTFZjNkl1MHNla3J4VkdZRGtGR1ZlQ1dVOFBHTkFnNDQtSHBYdWIxYW9yQmg3YUpQLWRDTUtOcjV5eHlsWlM1ZERlcktQcVM3WmNKdUZkM2hpbWVWc1FDSU1iUTcwZDlKSHEyR2ZZcDduNTNBUHhha0NXMVxiRHl5cVZcYkhWbTRza0dlTldZJnM9MTo6Ojo=",
47		"url": "https://l.facebook.com/l.php?u=https%3A%2F%2Fsoulwavedigital.com%2F&h=AT2rNVUNuNIIoMz8BwEQdeBB_TierfPUiph7lE_TwfD8vT__xw9JBW85HkZjAv8O5wvs3T41PdAAInXAX6ABj50rRP4FuFPR5P_oZ_M2aie1v2ePaqx1M_9APiE9bywr15xPKCKKxw&s=1",
48		"external_url": "https://l.facebook.com/l.php?u=https%3A%2F%2Fsoulwavedigital.com%2F&h=AT1bpPLVc6Iu0sekrxVGYDkFGVeCWU8PGNAg44-HpXub1aorBh7aJP-dCMKNr5yxylZS5dDerKPqS7ZcJuFd3himeVsQCIMbQ70d9JHq2GfYp7n53APxakCW1_DyyqV_HVm4skGeNWY&s=1"
49	},
50	"Website": "https://soulwavedigital.com/",
51	"Instagram": "soulwavedigital",
52	"Gender": "Female",
53	"url": "https://www.facebook.com/krystalc1291",
54	"bioText": "Helping health and wellness eCommerce brands scale with Facebook ads."
55}

If you want to scrape more details about profiles such as website, company, contact info, etc, use Facebook profile scraper

Use cases

Here are some common use cases for Facebook group members data:

  1. Market Research: Analyzing the demographics, interests, and preferences of Facebook group members can provide valuable insights into target audiences. This data can be used to identify market trends, understand consumer behavior, and develop effective marketing strategies.

  2. Lead Generation: Extracting member data from relevant Facebook groups allows businesses to identify potential leads and prospects. By analyzing member profiles and engagement levels, businesses can identify individuals who are likely to be interested in their products or services, enabling targeted lead generation efforts.

  3. Competitor Analysis: Examining the members of competitor Facebook groups can help businesses gain a deeper understanding of their target market. By analyzing the composition, activities, and discussions within these groups, businesses can identify competitive advantages and discover new opportunities.

  4. Influencer Marketing: Facebook group members who are active and engaged can serve as potential influencers for brands. By analyzing member profiles, businesses can identify individuals with a significant following and high engagement rates, enabling them to establish partnerships for influencer marketing campaigns.

  5. Content Strategy Development: Analyzing the interests, preferences, and discussions within Facebook groups can assist businesses in developing relevant and engaging content. By understanding the topics that resonate with group members, businesses can create content that aligns with their interests, leading to increased engagement and brand visibility.

  6. Community Building: For businesses looking to create or expand their own Facebook groups, analyzing existing group members' data can provide valuable insights. Understanding the demographics, engagement levels, and preferences of potential group members can guide the development of content and activities to foster a vibrant and engaged community.

  7. Product Feedback and Validation: Facebook group members often express their opinions, feedback, and suggestions about products or services. By analyzing member discussions and feedback, businesses can gain valuable insights into product performance, identify areas for improvement, and validate new product ideas.

  8. Customer Support and Engagement: Engaging with members of relevant Facebook groups can help businesses provide personalized customer support and build stronger relationships with their audience. By understanding member needs and challenges, businesses can address concerns, provide assistance, and foster a sense of community.

  9. Partnership Opportunities: Analyzing the members of industry-related Facebook groups can help businesses identify potential partners, collaborators, or affiliates. By understanding the expertise and interests of group members, businesses can explore mutually beneficial partnerships and expand their network.

  10. Academic Research and Social Studies: Researchers and scholars can utilize Facebook group members data to study social dynamics, online behavior, and group interactions. This data can provide valuable insights into topics such as online communities, group formation, and the impact of social media on society.

These are just a few examples of how Facebook group members data can be utilized. The specific use cases depend on the goals and objectives of the individuals or organizations accessing the data.

Frequently asked questions

What is the limit on number of members that can be scraped ?

Unlike other scrapers like phantombuster which have limitations on number of members scraped to 5k-10k, this tool doesn't have any limitations. It can scrape all members of a group. It can also resume scraping from where it stopped, which makes it best tool for scraping large groups

Does it extract emails address or phone numbers of group members ?

You can use facebook profile scraper to scrape complete profile including email and phone numbers. Once have the list of group members, just copy the profile urls and pass them to facebook profile scraper

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  • 56 monthly users
  • 78.2% runs succeeded
  • 3.2 days response time
  • Created in Jun 2023
  • Modified 5 months ago