Knowledge Base

  1. Getting Started with import.io 

    1. Download the App Update
    2. What is import.io?
    3. What is an API?
    4. What is an Extractor?
    5. What is Magic?
  2. Create your first API 

    1. Create your first Magic API
    2. Create an Extractor
  3. Configure your API 

    1. Bulk Extract: get data from multiple pages
    2. Bulk Extract Tutorial
    3. Chain APIs: combine two APIs
  4. Export your data 

    1. Export to Google Sheets
    2. Export to Plot.ly
    3. Simple API integration: using the import.io REST API
    4. Export to an import.io Dataset
  5. What can I do with import.io? 

    1. Getting company data from Yelp
    2. Get 100 pages of job adverts in under 5 minutes
  6. Advanced APIs 

    1. What is a Crawler?
    2. Create a Crawler - Extract data from an entire website
    3. What is a Connector?
    4. Create a Connector
    5. Authenticated APIs: get data from behind a login
  7. Training your API 

    1. Single vs multiple rows
    2. Rows - How to train rows
    3. Columns - How to train columns
    4. XPaths & Regex
    5. Advanced Crawler Options
  8. Common Questions & Answers 

    1. What is a GUID?
    2. Bulk Extract not returning all my data
    3. Why did my API fail to publish?
    4. Why does my Connector not paginate?
    5. How do I get data behind dropdown menus?
  9. Troubleshooting 

    1. Couldn't create an API
    2. Redirected page
    3. Infinite scroll
    4. How do I install import.io?
    5. What should I do if I get the error message "Cannot contact import.io" when starting up the app?
  10. Do more with import 

    1. Use import.io with tagul.com
    2. Using SAP's Lumira with import.io
  11. Intermediate Tutorials 

    1. Advanced Connector: URL Patterns
    2. Advanced Extraction: Combining Extractors and Crawlers
    3. Advanced features of the new workflow
    4. Bulk Extract Data with Google Sheets
    5. Advanced Connector: URL input
  12. Advanced Tutorials 

    1. Extractor to SQL Database
    2. Cross-domain issues in browsers
    3. Command-line Crawling
  13. FAQs 

    1. Can I paginate through results using an Extractor?
    2. Crawler FAQ
    3. Clearing the browser cache or cookies
    4. maxPages Pagination
    5. Download & Share
  14. Archive 

    1. import.io + inforgr.am webinar 2
    2. Where can I find all your previous webinars?
    3. Webinar #9 - An in-depth look into crawlers
    4. How to scrape data from the internet using import.io
    5. Webinar #8 - How to Build a Web App with Data
  15. All articles 

    1. Are my Extractors and Connectors public or private?
    2. Can I paginate through results using an Extractor?
    3. Unsubscribe
    4. Couldn't create an API
    5. import.io + inforgr.am webinar 2

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