Here is an overview of how you could potentially scrape data from Google Maps:
- Inspect the website’s source code:
To extract data from Google Maps, you will first need to inspect the source code of the website. You can do this by right-clicking on the page and selecting “Inspect Element” in most web browsers.
- Find the API endpoint:
- Extract the data:
After you have found the API endpoint, you can use a tool such as a web scraper or a Python library like Beautiful Soup to extract the data. You can also use the API endpoint to make API requests and receive the data in a structured format, such as JSON, CSV, XLS, etc.
- Clean and structure the data:Once you have extracted the data, you will need to clean it and structure it in a way that is usable for your purposes. This may involve removing irrelevant information, aggregating data, and transforming the data into a different format, such as a CSV or a database.