On-Demand Webinar

Scraping and Visualising Big Data from the Web

Find out what happens when you pair Tableau - the world's most powerful data visualisation software, with import.io - the company that turns entire websites into usable data.

In this webinar we’ll explore how to make web data work for you. We’ll show you how to extract large amounts of data from the web using the lightning fast import.io platform, and then create insightful visualisations with the power of Tableau that foster more effective and calculated decision making.

Join Alex Gimson of import.io and Sophie Sparkes of Tableau to look deeper into data scraping and the effectiveness of a visual approach to analysing web data.

Learn how to:

  • Quickly scrape a web data set of over 700,000 items
  • Produce insightful visualisations from web data
  • Create a dynamic pricing model

About the speakers


Alex Gimson, import.io

Community Evangelist

As a skilled user of import.io, Alex has experience in helping clients successfully use the product, whilst he is also responsible for reaching out to useful advocates to establish a data community.


Sophie Sparkes , Tableau

Data Analyst, Tableau

As a Data Analyst, Sophie assists journalists and bloggers who use Tableau Public to craft compelling and interactive stories with data.

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