To scrape data, you must first find the data you want to scrape. Data Miner can only extract data when it's visible in your browser.
To use a Public Recipe, find the data you want to scrape. Data Miner can only extract data when it's visible in your browser.
Next, open up the Data Miner extension and find the recipe that best describes your data. Then click Run.
Once the recipe runs, you will see scraped data in the Data Viewer. From here you can navigate to a new page and hit Re-Run to continue scraping data or you can click Download and open it in excel.
Some popular recipes are tested by Data Miner and are indicated by a “ * ”at the beginning of the recipe name.
Recipe type is most important when running a job. A Job is an automation process and requires a URL to access the deeper levels of data. These urls can only be extracted from List pages with List page recipes. To learn about Jobs and multi level scraping continue to the "Creating the Automated Job" Manual.