[Tutor] A new Kent essay: A Brief Introduction to Beautiful Soup

Eric Walstad eric at ericwalstad.com
Wed Oct 24 01:15:07 CEST 2007


Dick Moores wrote:
> <http://personalpages.tds.net/~kent37/kk/00009.html>

That looks like a very nice, concise tutorial that should help soup
noobs like me to get up and running quickly.  I like the added value of
comments like: "Under the hood, attribute access is actually a search
for the first tag of the correct type, so soup.title will also access
the first <title> tag."

I haven't needed BeautifulSoup yet, but I know I will some day.

Thanks for sharing, Kent.



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