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Learning Scrapy by Dimitrios Kouzis-Loukas

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Summary

Using these two tools, Scrapy and Appery.io, we have a system that scrapes a website and inserts data to a database. We also have a RESTful API and a simple mobile application for Android and iOS. For advanced features and further development, you can dive deeper into these platforms, outsource part of the development to field experts, or research alternatives. At this point, you have a little product to demonstrate application concepts with minimal coding.

You will notice that our app looks quite good given its extremely short development time. It has realistic data instead of Lorem Ipsum placeholders, and the links work and do something meaningful. We successfully built a minimum viable product that respects its ecosystem (source websites) ...

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