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    SitePoint Addict mari's Avatar
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    Question pulling content from another site

    Hi Guys,

    i need to pull some content in from another website, i do not own the other website.

    i want to include a specific part of content from the website, it is a news section, how do i target that specific section?


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    Twitter: @AnthonySterling silver trophy AnthonySterling's Avatar
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    Does the site in question have a feed you can consume?
    @AnthonySterling: I'm a PHP developer, a consultant for oopnorth.com and the organiser of @phpne, a PHP User Group covering the North-East of England.

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    SitePoint Wizard wonshikee's Avatar
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    http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Web_scraping

    It explains techniques as well as legal issues.

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    If RSS is not an option, try cURL to fetch the content for you. But, please make sure the owner of the website agrees to you copying "their" data before doing such things.


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