Stop doing curls

Now that PhantomJS’ development has stopped, Headless Chrome is in the spotlight — and people love it, including us. At Phantombuster, scraping is a huge part of what we do, and we use Headless Chrome extensively.

In this blog post, I will give you a quick tour of the Headless Chrome ecosystem and show you what we’ve learned after having scraped millions of pages.

  • There are a lot of libraries for controlling Chrome, pick the one you like;
  • Web scraping with Headless Chrome is easy, even more so when you’re aware of these tips & tricks;
  • Headless browser visitors can…

Martin Tapia

Phantombuster’s CTO

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