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Instructables Scraper

Instructables Scraper

epctex/instructables-scraper
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Retrieve all the information right away from Instructables. Get all the project and user detailed information without any limits or restrictions. Titles, descriptions, images, comments, steps, and detailed instructions about the projects are ready in a structural way. Easy usage, super fast!

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1import { ApifyClient } from 'apify-client';
2
3// Initialize the ApifyClient with your Apify API token
4const client = new ApifyClient({
5    token: '<YOUR_API_TOKEN>',
6});
7
8// Prepare Actor input
9const input = {
10    "startUrls": [
11        "https://www.instructables.com/member/zaphodd42/",
12        "https://www.instructables.com/Make-PVC-Look-Like-Wood/",
13        "https://www.instructables.com/search/?q=project&projects=all",
14        "https://www.instructables.com/living/",
15        "https://www.instructables.com/member/zaphodd42/instructables/"
16    ],
17    "search": "arduino",
18    "maxItems": 20,
19    "endPage": 1,
20    "extendOutputFunction": ($) => { return {} },
21    "customMapFunction": (object) => { return {...object} },
22    "proxy": {
23        "useApifyProxy": true
24    }
25};
26
27(async () => {
28    // Run the Actor and wait for it to finish
29    const run = await client.actor("epctex/instructables-scraper").call(input);
30
31    // Fetch and print Actor results from the run's dataset (if any)
32    console.log('Results from dataset');
33    console.log(`πŸ’Ύ Check your data here: https://console.apify.com/storage/datasets/${run.defaultDatasetId}`);
34    const { items } = await client.dataset(run.defaultDatasetId).listItems();
35    items.forEach((item) => {
36        console.dir(item);
37    });
38})();
39
40// πŸ“š Want to learn more πŸ“–? Go to β†’ https://docs.apify.com/api/client/js/docs
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  • 2 monthly users
  • 1 star
  • 100.0% runs succeeded
  • Created in Apr 2023
  • Modified about 17 hours ago