Web Crawling Gems

#Total RankDaily RankNameSummary
11,0271,346mechanizeThe Mechanize library is used for automating interaction with websites. Mechanize autom...
24,9426,331anemoneAnemone web-spider framework
35,9406,040link_thumbnailerRuby gem generating thumbnail images from a given URL.
48,5579,410spidrSpidr is a versatile Ruby web spidering library that can spider a site, multiple domain...
510,41311,015wombatGeneric Web crawler with a DSL that parses structured data from web pages
624,00117,453uptonDon't re-write web scrapers every time. Upton gives you a scraper template that's easy ...
769,25383,403fake_useragentSimple gem for generating valid web user agents.
8116,883100,853ronin-web-spiderronin-web-spider is a collection of common web spidering routines using the spidr gem.