An easy to implement web scraper for WordPress. Display realtime data from any websites directly into your posts, pages or sidebar.
callbackfor flexible as well as advanced parsing.
removetagsto remove certain tags and content from scrap.
___QUERY_STRING___for dynamic URLs.
htmldecodenow uses iconv to convert scrap to requested character encoding. No need to change the charset of your blog to render scrap properly.
striptagsto strip off non-required html tags from the scrap.
urldecodeto control htmlencoding and urlencoding in your scrap.
postargscan take one get or post variables each in shortcode. These variables should be written in the format
]. Such charecters need to be replaced by the equivalent URL-encoded string like
basehrefparameter which can be used to convert relative links from the scrap to absolute links.
replace_textparameters to the wpws shortcode and tag. Its a regex pattern to be replaced with string specified in
replace_textbefore the scraper flushes its output.
curl_setopt()errors are now silent. No warnings displayed if things go wrong.
wpws_market_data marketreturned a debug text. Now fixed.
wpws_market_datawith support for NSE and NASDAQ exchanges.
Requires: 2.8 or higher
Compatible up to: 4.1.1
Last Updated: 2015-1-19
Active Installs: 3,000+
11 of 12 support threads in the last two months have been resolved.
Got something to say? Need help?