Textricator Alternatives

    Textricator is described as 'tool for extracting text from computer-generated PDFs and generating structured data . If you have a bunch of PDFs with the same format (or one big, consistently formatted PDF) and you want to extract the data to CSV or JSON,'. There are seven alternatives to Textricator for a variety of platforms, including Mac, Windows, Linux, Online / Web-based and SaaS. The best alternative is Scrapy, which is both free and Open Source. Other great apps like Textricator are ParseHub (Freemium), Portia (Free, Open Source), ScrapeHunt (Paid) and Zyte (Paid).

    This page was last updated Nov 4, 2020

    1. Scrapy is a free and open-source web-crawling framework written in Python. Originally designed for web scraping, it can also be used to extract data using APIs or as a general-purpose web crawler.
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    2. ParseHub is a web scraping tool built to handle the modern web. You can extract data from anywhere. ParseHub works with single-page apps, multi-page apps and just about any other modern web technology.


      • FreeOpen Source
      • Mac
      • Windows
      • Linux
      • Online
      Portia is an open source visual scraping tool, allows you to scrape websites without any programming knowledge required! Simply annotate pages you're interested in, and Portia will create a spider to extract data from similar pages.
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    3. Want to build a SaaS? Or find new customers? Or supercharge your marketing? ScrapeHunt gives you the benefits of scraping without the headache of scraping. Get a scraped database in less than 60 seconds 🚀
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      • Online
      Turn web content into structured data. Lead maintainers of Scrapy.org.


      • FreemiumProprietary
      • Mac
      • Windows
      • Linux
      ScrapeStorm is a AI-Powered visual web scraping tool,which can be used to extract data from almost any websites without writing any code. It is powerful and very easy to use. It supports Windows, Mac OS and Linux operating systems.
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      • Free PersonalProprietary
      • Software as a Service (SaaS)
      YabTab automatically converts web pages to tables. There is tonnes of information on web: think of product listing pages, course catalogues, job postings, reports - and all of them are essentially tables.
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