Wacky Web Bots

University of Melbourne
Fri, Apr 30, 2021, 5:00 PM (AEST)

About this event

Learn about embracing the power of web browsers, all powered by the magic of Python. In this workshop, you will learn about using webbrowser and selenium to take control of your web browser via Python commands. Web automation is useful for automated testing, scraping data, getting concert tickets, filling in tedious forms or just making your life easier. This is also a helpful skill in the industry where small automation scripts can generate lots of business value, like automating tedious jobs or generating leads. Plus, it's flashy and fun to show to people.

Basic Python knowledge required, the workshop is beginner-friendly!