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Facebook Reel Scraper

Facebook Reel Scraper

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This scraper will get Reel details from Facebook pages of your choice.

What is Facebook Reel Scraper?

It's a simple and powerful tool that allows you to extract data from Facebook Reels. To get that data, insert the URL of Facebook pages and click "Save & Start" button.

You can download that structured data in Excel, HTML, XML, CSV, Excel, and JSON to use in your reports, data visualizations, spreadsheets, and applications.

What Facebook reel data can I extract?

Caption (Reel text)Plays count
Reel IDLikes count
Reel LinkComments count
Owner usernameShares count
Reel durationMusic
Reel dateReel datetime

How do I use Facebook Reel Scraper?

Facebook Reel Scraper was designed to be easy to start with even if you've never extracted data from Facebook before. Here's how you can scrape Facebook data with this tool:

  1. Create a free Apify account using your email.
  2. Open Facebook Reel Scraper.
  3. Add one or more Facebook pages URLs to scrape its posts. (You can find input and output samples in the following chapters)
  4. Click "Start" and wait for the Reels data to be extracted.
  5. Download your data in the preferred format.

If you need any guidance on how to run this Reel scraper, you can follow this step-by-step tutorial 🔗

Input data

You can fill the following input parameters before you start the Actor:

  • Facebook page/pages in the following format: https://www.facebook.com/Formula1/
  • Max. reels number per page (optional)
  • Proxy configuration per page (If you want to scrape reel dates you MUST use proxy, recommended: RESINDENTIAL proxy)

Or if you want to use it with json, it looks like the following:

1**json format**
2
3```
4{
5"facebook_profiles": [
6    {
7        "url": "https://www.facebook.com/Formula1/"
8    }
9],
10"max_reels": 10,
11"proxy_config": {
12    "useApifyProxy": true,
13    "apifyProxyGroups": [
14        "RESIDENTIAL"
15    ]
16}
17}
18```

Output samples

The results will be wrapped into a dataset which you can find in the Storage tab.

#CaptionComments CountImageLikes CountMusicOwner UsernamePlay CountReel DurationReel IDShares CountURLReel dateReel datetime
1Donuts ❌ Slo-mo-nuts ✔️88https://scontent-lga3-1.xx.fbcdn.net/v/t15.5256-10/406401539_244235958675415_3769079221935112372_n.jpg?stp=dst-jpg_s960x960&_nc_cat=108&ccb=1-7&_nc_sid=1a7029&_nc_ohc=H9DkUIj-BDoAX8CTTGW&_nc_ht=scontent-lga3-1.xx&oh=00_AfA7DChBgxzxiLBtY_FcVB0_ZZyQxDyZh0zmC3kWIrntVg&oe=656E18A14800F1 · Original audioFormula118600017.747086752381438446365https://www.facebook.com/reel/7086752381438446/2023-11-302023-11-30 09:59
2From Silversmith to Podium 🙌 Trophies Delivered! ➡️🏆 DHL Motorsports #F1 #AbuDhabiGP24https://scontent-lga3-2.xx.fbcdn.net/v/t15.5256-10/405893165_1299565017369552_5690098826808607418_n.jpg?stp=dst-jpg_s960x960&_nc_cat=111&ccb=1-7&_nc_sid=1a7029&_nc_ohc=_5qQgD_C32QAX8vkWJ6&_nc_ht=scontent-lga3-2.xx&oh=00_AfCogSCKmRpfu1MHCMmpbCYHL3qqy577m8-J0ehaUDUMwQ&oe=656EC7E3709F1 · Original audioFormula16700058.5890586611762938353https://www.facebook.com/reel/905866117629383/2023-11-292023-11-29 20:30

Or if you want to get a json, it looks like the following:

1**json format**
2
3```
4[ {
5"ownerUsername": "Formula1",
6"reelId": "7086752381438446",
7"url": "https://www.facebook.com/reel/7086752381438446/",
8"playCount": "186000",
9"img": "https://scontent-lga3-1.xx.fbcdn.net/v/t15.5256-10/406401539_244235958675415_3769079221935112372_n.jpg?stp=dst-jpg_s960x960&_nc_cat=108&ccb=1-7&_nc_sid=1a7029&_nc_ohc=H9DkUIj-BDoAX8CTTGW&_nc_ht=scontent-lga3-1.xx&oh=00_AfA7DChBgxzxiLBtY_FcVB0_ZZyQxDyZh0zmC3kWIrntVg&oe=656E18A1",
10"likesCount": "4800",
11"commentsCount": "88",
12"sharesCount": "365",
13"reelDuration": "17.74",
14"music": "F1 · Original audio",
15"caption": "Donuts ❌ \nSlo-mo-nuts ✔️",
16"reelDate": "2023-11-30",
17"reelDateTime": "2023-11-30 09:59"
18},
19{
20"ownerUsername": "Formula1",
21"reelId": "905866117629383",
22"url": "https://www.facebook.com/reel/905866117629383/",
23"playCount": "67000",
24"img": "https://scontent-lga3-2.xx.fbcdn.net/v/t15.5256-10/405893165_1299565017369552_5690098826808607418_n.jpg?stp=dst-jpg_s960x960&_nc_cat=111&ccb=1-7&_nc_sid=1a7029&_nc_ohc=_5qQgD_C32QAX8vkWJ6&_nc_ht=scontent-lga3-2.xx&oh=00_AfCogSCKmRpfu1MHCMmpbCYHL3qqy577m8-J0ehaUDUMwQ&oe=656EC7E3",
25"likesCount": "709",
26"commentsCount": "24",
27"sharesCount": "53",
28"reelDuration": "58.58",
29"music": "F1 · Original audio",
30"caption": "From Silversmith to Podium 🙌 Trophies Delivered! ➡️🏆 DHL Motorsports #F1 #AbuDhabiGP",
31"reelDate": "2023-11-29",
32"reelDateTime": "2023-11-29 20:30"
33} ]
34```

Integrations and Facebook Reel Scraper

Facebook Reel Scraper can be connected with almost any cloud service or web app thanks to integrations on the Apify platform. You can integrate it with Google Sheets, Google Drive, Zapier, Asana, Slack, Airbyte, GitHub, and more.

Using Facebook Reel Scraper with the Apify API

The Apify API gives you programmatic access to all your extracted data. With the REST API you can manage, schedule, and run Apify actors. The API also lets you access any datasets, monitor actor performance, fetch results, create and update versions, and more.

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  • Created in Sep 2023
  • Modified 2 months ago