# Simple Easy Beginners Web Scraping in R with {ralger}

Web Scraping, by nature requires a lot of understanding from the ability to find the css selector to rightly parse the scraped content. While there are a lot of R packages (even Python packages for that matter), {ralger} does a wonderful job of abstracting the complicated things and providing a simple easy-to-use Beginner-friendly Web Scraping Package. {ralger} has simple functions to quickly scrape / extract Title Text (H1, H2, H3), Tables, URLs, Images from the given web page.

## Code

Below is an example on how to scrape IMDB Website (for educational purposes) in R with {ralger}

#install.packages("ralger")

library(ralger)

node <- "#main > div > span > div > div > div.lister > table > tbody > tr:nth-child(n) > td.titleColumn > a"

my_nodes <- c(
df_rank <- tidy_scrap(link = link, nodes = my_nodes, colnames = names)