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Brick-and-Mortar in 2019: Price Scraping Helps

Brick-and-Mortar in 2019: Price Scraping Helps

Whether as a brick-and-mortar store or as an online Shopify store – if you run a business that sells products, you need data. This is especially true if you run a brick-and-mortar store. You won’t be able to get ahead from your competitors if you do not have an online presence and don’t collect data that’s on the internet. In the 21st century, data is your biggest weapon that will make your business successful. The internet is a data gold mine which can give you the information you need to make smart business decisions. Using data scraping services, you can find out: What are the best products to stock in your store The ideal price points for your products What potential customers are demanding from stores like yours. In addition, regular data crawling and price scraping will help you identify important trends in your market. In this article, we’ll show you exactly how price and product scraping, through web scraping, will help your brick-and-mortar (or online store) succeed. 1. Know The Difference Anticipating and reacting to your competitors is the only way to get ahead of them. The reason this is important is that you and many others are competing in the same market, going after the same customers. And without outsmarting your competitors, you risk losing customers. So, what can you do? With a web crawling service, you can scrape websites online and get information on what your competitors are doing. You can find out what products they are stocking, how much are they charging for each individual product, what discounts they’re giving and more… With this data...
How Does Scraping Travel Listings Help Your Business Growth?

How Does Scraping Travel Listings Help Your Business Growth?

Thanks to the globalization and availability of tickets and different transportation methods, travel agencies are set on a course of rapid development. Not only that, but the number of travel agencies is also increasing, making the market even more competitive and saturated. This is exactly why the needs for information and data scraping services grow simultaneously. It has become very important for these agencies to get their hands on the most complete and updated database for analysis and planning. Since it puts travel agencies in a position to forecast the moves of the competitors and the market trends, data scraping is recognized as one of the best tools by these agencies. Here is exactly how data scraping helps these businesses conquer their markets. What are Data Scraping Services? Data scraping services help businesses find the right data in the data jungle. After it has been found, the data is extracted and compiled into a spreadsheet or any other type of document, or even database. After all the right data is collected, and all the relevant information is indexed into datasheets, travel agencies get their hands on useful and informative data. Analysis of this data proves quite useful in terms of learning what the competition is doing at the moment, and what the travelers’ preferences are. Experts say that a major disadvantage of data scraping is that sometimes the results contain duplicated sets of data because data scraping can’t exclude the same data from different sources. For travel agencies, this can easily become an advantage, especially when analyzing prices included in travel listings. Knowing the travel arrangement prices of your...
How Does Yellow Pages Scraping Give You Competitive Advantage?

How Does Yellow Pages Scraping Give You Competitive Advantage?

Ever since 1883, the Yellow Pages have been a convenient and easy way to find local business in whatever their field of specialty is. Whether it be a repairman, or a certain type of restaurant, the Yellow Pages, with their iconic walking fingers logo, have been the place to turn to for whatever service you want in the local area near you.  Very convenient, as everything is alphabetically categorized by field of service. This not only helps people find services they need, but also helps the business gain exposure they otherwise would not have obtained.     This has helped many a new business get the start up help that they need. Hand delivered to the front door of everybody who owned a telephone, the Yellow Pages listed  the name of the company, address, phone number, and ads of all local businesses. Many businesses that are now household names would never even have made it past their first year were it not for having the Yellow Pages as an advertising platform to help get their name out. The Yellow Pages Aren’t Obsolete Some people may be of the opinion that the Yellow Pages have gone the way of the typewriter, Packard, Polaroid, and rabbit ears on the television, but this is far from being the case.  Based on search engine data, the Yellow Pages directory is still one of the most searched for items on the internet today.  With over 20 million business listed, they are still delivered door to door in a suburb near you, and their site and app have a combined 80 million monthly view count.  They have...