Scraper: My scraper template (Ex: Facebook pages) is getting mixed results for some fields, what causes this?

Pages like Facebook are highly dinámic, so some fields (like getting the phone from a Facebook page) can be located differently from page to page. That's why even if you selected a field, it might be getting mixed results.

In this case, we advise checking the existing playbooks if there’s one that’s already built to scrape that page. Here’s a tutorial on how you can modify a playbook from the existing ones.

If you don’t find a playbook for the page you need, you need to build a scraper template with advanced CSS selectors to reliably get the fields every time.

This takes some technical knowledge, so in these cases, we support you by building a playbook that has those advanced selectors included.This is a manual effort that can take some days. Let us know your case on the Slack Community and we'll help you build a more reliable scraper for your case.

Little Rocket Ship

Launch your productivity boost today.

By clicking “Accept All Cookies”, you agree to the storing of cookies. View our Privacy Policy for more information.
Bardeen - One-click automations for your repetitive tasks | Product Hunt
Bardeen - One-click automations for your repetitive tasks | Product Hunt