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In this lesson, you will learn how to save data from any website (such as LinkedIn) directly to Airtable in one click.
Tip: learn more about the fundamentals of data scraping in this article.
Part 1: Install Airtable
When you click on the Airtable card to start the integration process, the following window will appear:
Get API Key
Account > Generate API Key
API Key Example: key7MythMnFeideEr
Part 2: Define a scraper model (with ninja precision) 🥷
Here, we will define the fields that we are interested in scraping from a web page.
Creating a Scraper Model
That’s the ninja precision part.
Note: if you mess up with naming fields precisely, it’s okay. You can change the column names in Airtable instead of recreating your scraper model.
Add data to Airtable
Let’s use the data collected with the scraper (table) and add it to Airtable.