March 2021

UnFurling TikTok with the OpenGraph.io API

By | March 6th, 2021|Categories: Uncategorized|

Unfurling TikTok links just got even better with OpenGraph.io. OpenGraph.io now fully supports previewing TikTok links. Leave the scraping to our service, which scrapes the link you provide and returns a simple JSON response to [...]

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December 2020

Use The World’s Most Popular* Open Graph API to Scrape Instagram

By | December 9th, 2020|Categories: Documentation|Tags: , , , , |

First, a quick disclaimer: I have no idea if Opengraph.io is the world's most popular Opengraph API, but I do know what the world's most popular Instagram post is! Remember @world_record_egg? View this post on [...]

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October 2020

Use Opengraph.io to Scrape Product Details from Amazon.com

By | October 29th, 2020|Categories: Documentation|

As the biggest retailer in the world, Amazon.com is a popular source for product information. Unfortunately, Amazon does not offer Open Graph tags for easy scraping of product data. Using OpenGraph.io, it is now possible [...]

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January 2019

Unfurling Product Information from Links

By | January 26th, 2019|Categories: Uncategorized|

We are very excited to announce that our OpenGraph unfurling API can now pick out product details and prices from URLs. As you can see below, our API produces easily consumable JSON with product information [...]

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December 2016

Scraping site metadata with Node

By | December 9th, 2016|Categories: Uncategorized|

Getting started with scraping metadata from websites using NodeJS is pretty easy, especially for newer sites. The difficulty comes once you want to start supporting the long tail of older or non-standard sites out there. [...]

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July 2016

Trying to Display Links the way Facebook Does? Go with the Flow!

By | July 21st, 2016|Categories: Uncategorized|

So you're building a new app and you want to elegantly display a link for a user.  Ideally, you do something like what Facebook/LinkedIn/etc does so the user can see what they may be getting [...]

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