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dollar

Web scraper with a jQuery like wrapper.

Usage

var dollar = require('dollar')
dollar
  .get('http://reaktor.fi/')
  .then(function($) {
    console.log($('h1').text())
  })

Encoding support

var dollar = require('dollar')
dollar
  .get({url: 'http://reaktor.fi/', encoding: 'ISO-8859-1'})
  .then(function($) {
    console.log($('h1').text())
  })

Output encoding can be set with "encodingTo" parameter.

Faster performance

var dollar = require('dollar')
dollar
  .get({url: 'http://reaktor.fi/', fullJQuery: false})
  .then(function($) {
    console.log($('h1').text())
  })

Uses cheerio instead of jQuery for better performance.

All parameters and defaults

{
  fullJQuery: true,
  url: undefined,
  html: undefined,
  htmlPromise: undefined,
  encoding: 'UTF-8',
  encodingTo: 'UTF-8'
}

Changelog

0.3.1 - 2016-01-28

  • Upgrade npm deps

0.3.0 - 2016-08-21

  • Encoding support

0.2.0 - 2016-08-18

  • Upgrade jQuery from 2 to 3
  • Upgrade npm deps

0.1.0 - 2014-03-30

  • something

License

Apache 2.0