Type scraper Language python Status Public
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Created 3 years ago.
Let's face it, maps are sexy. So when I saw that every Scraperwiki record had an in-built lat/lng, I was excited. Unfortunately, most data that I liberate doesn't have coordinates, usually just a street address. This is where geocoding comes in. The example code in this scraper shows how to turn street addresses into latitude and longitude coordinates using different free geocoding services. This list is by no means exhaustive, so I encourage you to ...