Web Crawling Gems

#Total RankDaily RankNameSummary
19331,441mechanizeThe Mechanize library is used for automating interaction with websites. Mechanize autom...
24,4567,463anemoneAnemone web-spider framework
35,7165,074link_thumbnailerRuby gem generating thumbnail images from a given URL.
49,42310,966wombatGeneric Web crawler with a DSL that parses structured data from web pages
522,67221,200uptonDon't re-write web scrapers every time. Upton gives you a scraper template that's easy ...
673,49737,938fake_useragentSimple gem for generating valid web user agents.