An ELI5 version for beginners to use Selenium and BeautifulSoup for data scraping.

Recently I had a project that required user review data from IMDB but couldn’t find any guide on the web for it. So I decided to learn Selenium and BS4 to implement them in this small project.

First thing first, let’s quickly review how Selenium and BS4 work and how are they different, as both are common tools to scrape data on the web for data analytic.

For this guide, I will assume that you (just like me) have no prior knowledge about HTML code but familiar…

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