Richard Penman

Richard Penman

Python programmer specializing in web scraping

Parkville, Australia



What's the difference?

hello there,

Since 2008 I have specialized in web scraping and automation.

In that time I have gained vast experience working with websites that require parsing JavaScript/AJAX, using proxies, solving CAPTCHA's, and contain millions of records.

I use Amazon's EC2 for my web crawling infrastructure.

I can provide scraped data in whatever format is required: CSV, XML, MySQL, etc. (Most clients prefer CSV.)

Much of my web scraping library is open sourced to make sharing solutions with client…


Work History & Feedback

iTunes App Scraper

“Could I ask for a better Python developer? No. A+ documentation. Handled all my E-mails very well. Gave me a quality product. I plan on doing as much business with him as I can.”
Fixed Price $278
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Python 2.x Test