FAQ

What is web scraping?

Web Scraping, web harvesting, or web data extraction is data scraping used for extracting data from websites. How does it work? Scraper emulates a user (a headless user) to retrieve the generated content from the website. The next step is to extract data from the unstructured content!

Why should I use your service?

How much time / money have you lost to scrape without success? We have the most advanced scraper API on market. We have many active technologies to unblock website protection, from hardware, network, emulation to captcha solver. We also have a nice UI and everything is constantly evolving for the same price! ... Speaking of the price, we have a simple & clear pricing, each features out of the box

Is Web Scraping Legal?

Web Scraping is legal but you must be aware of the law and best practices to stay on track. You can read the legal section to know more. legal section to know more.

Can I download images / files?

Yes, we support binary data

Can I Upgrade or Downgrade anytime?

Yes, anytime you want you can Upgrade or Downgrade your plan with a simple click

Can I have a custom plan?

Yes, for a large project or a very specific need we can set up your account with a custom plan, based on your needs

Which payment method do you accept?

We accept payments through Visa, MasterCard and American Express

I'm currently preparing my PhD thesis, can I use the service for educational purpose?

Yes! You must register with your educational email and add a citation about Scrapfly usage in your thesis. After account validate you can contact us.