XPath, the XML Path Language, is a query language for selecting nodes from an XML document. In addition, XPath may be used to compute values (e.g., strings, numbers, or Boolean values) from the content of an XML document. XPath was defined by the World Wide Web Consortium (W3C).
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  • Scraping for Content Marketing Ideas & Research

    … “Scraping” is a way of automating or scaling the process of gathering information from different websites on the Internet. It’s a bit of a staple in the SEO skill set because of the every day need for quality assurance, bug testing and SEO diagnostics. There are some really good articles on the technical search applications […] The post Scraping…

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  • Content Marketing & Influencer Research on Steroids

    … where applicable. In BufferApp’s case, they are using the following code in their HTML output: Belle Beth Cooper Using Excel’s XPathOnUrl function we can now pull in the author’s name next to each URL. In this case, I have used the following function: =XPathOnUrl(B2,"//a[@class='fn']") Note: B2 represents the content URL and XPath simply…

    Yousaf Sekander/ RocketMillin Social SEO Content- 23 readers -