Scraping Television Rating Point using Python
In this article, We are going to write python scripts to scrape TRP(Television Rating Point) from BARC. TRP stands for Television Rating Point, It represents how many people watched which channels for how much time during a particular period. It is used to judge which television program is viewed most.
- bs4: Beautiful Soup(bs4) is a Python library for pulling data out of HTML and XML files. This module does not come built-in with Python. To install this type the below command in the terminal.
pip install bs4
- requests: Request allows you to send HTTP/1.1 requests extremely easily. This module also does not come built-in with Python. To install this type the below command in the terminal.
pip install requests
Let’s see the stepwise execution of the script
Step 1: Import all dependence
Step 2: Create a URL get function
Step 3: Now pass the URL into the getdata() function and Convert that data into HTML code
Note: These scripts will give you only Raw data in String format you have to print your data with your needs.
Step 4: Now traverse the data.