How to download Files from the Web with the requests Module

The requests module lets you easily download files from the Web without having to worry about complicated issues such as network errors, connection problems, and data compression. The requests module doesn’t come with Python, so you’ll have to install it first. From the command line, run pip3 install requests. Next, do a simple test to make sure the requests module…

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web scraping using python

webbrowser Comes with Python and opens a browser to a specific page. Requests Downloads files and web pages from the Internet. Beautiful Soup Parses HTML, the format that web pages are written in. Selenium Launches and controls a web browser. Selenium is able to fill in forms and simulate mouse clicks in this browser. webbrowser Module The webbrowser module’s open()…

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I Can Hold Space For This Now

I’m not sure what caused it but I looked at our wedding photos the other night. It was late and I was alone. I’m not sure what caused it but I thought of you and couldn’t find you anywhere. So I looked back. Back to 7 years ago when it all began. I wondered if it would be triggering, what…

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The Heart

Selling your home is devastating. Scratch that. Being forced to sell your home is devastating. When I found out about my ex’s affair, we immediately decided I would stay in the house. An hour after he admitted to yet another infidelity, he was packing his bags and leaving our home. Fast forward a couple months and we decided I would…

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The Intolerance Debate In India

The word “intolerance” has been used by many celebrities over the last five years. This word came into the limelight not to criticize something bad happening, but because some started thinking that the government is not working as they want. Why Now? Nowadays the term “intolerance” is frequently used by some famous personalities just because they want to feign some…

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College Reunion

They couldn’t hold back their tears. It was their college reunion. And life had moved much forward. They now had grey strands of hair, college-going kids, weight issues, emi’s, and unending duties and responsibilities It wasn’t a carefree college life anymore. Meet Natasha, Suma, and Rama. Natasha is Director in a multinational company. Suma is a banker. And Rama is…

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Analysing Why Rapes take place in India!

I had been selected for a survey regarding Analysing Why rapes take place and life after rapes… So here’s a short writeup summing points up: 1. Why do rapes take place? Rapes, though, are an outcome of an impulsive act, the genesis lies in a deeper vicious circle of faulty and negative conditioning, skewed upbringing in the society, lack of…

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Python Programming/Strings Tutorial

String There are three ways you can declare a string in Python: single quotes (‘), double quotes (“), and triple quotes (“””). You can use quotation marks within strings by placing a backslash directly before them, so that Python knows you want to include the quotation marks in the string, instead of ending the string there. Placing a backslash directly…

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