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newspaper is a Python package that allows developers to easily extract text, images, and videos from articles on the web.

It is designed to be fast, easy to use, and compatible with a wide variety of websites. It uses advanced algorithms to extract relevant information and metadata from articles, and it also supports several languages.

newspaper includes a http client or can ingest pre-scraped HTML documents.

extruct is a library for extracting embedded metadata from HTML markup.

Currently, extruct supports:

  • W3C's HTML Microdata
  • embedded JSON-LD
  • Microformat via mf2py
  • Facebook's Open Graph
  • (experimental) RDFa via rdflib
  • Dublin Core Metadata (DC-HTML-2003)

Extruct is a brilliant data parser for marked up websites (many modern websites) and is an easy way to extract popular details like product information, company contact details etc.

Example Use

from newspaper import Article

# Create a new article object
article = Article('')

# Download the article

# Parse the article

# Print the article text

# Print the article title

# Print the article authors

# Print the article publication date
# retrieve HTML content
import httpx

response = httpx.get('')

import extruct

all_data = extruct.extract(response.text, response.url)

# or we can extract specific metadata format by importing individuals extractors:

extractor = extruct.MicrodataExtractor()
microdata = extractor.extract(response.text)

extractor = extruct.JsonLdExtractor()
jsonld = extractor.extract(response.text) 

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