Medium Search Export

Extract every Posts, People, Publications & Tags out of a Search on Medium

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Extract every Post, People, Publications and Tags out of a Medium Search.

Medium is an underestimated source of traffic. Readers are avid of new quality content and writers are experts at very niche topics. It's often a place where ideas get tested before being formalized in a book.

The point of this API is for you to never miss an article about a topic you're fond of. Once you have that content you'll be able to take action with our other APIs: Clap it, comment it or directly reach its author.

How to extract the results of a Medium search in seconds:

0. What you'll need

  • "spreadsheetUrl": This is the URL of the spreadsheet containing every Medium keyword you want to scrape. We recommend hosting it on a Google Spreadsheet and making the URL public so Phantombuster can access it.

1. Create an account on 💻

If you haven't already, create a FREE account on Phantombuster. Our service will browse the web for you. It’s a website automator which runs in the cloud.

2. Use this API on your account.👌

Now that you're connected to Phantombuster, Click on the following button (it will open a new tab).

3. Click on Configure me!

You'll now see the 3 configuration dots blinking. Click on them.

4. Setting up a nice spreadsheet

Put in column A a list of Medium posts' URLs.

5. Click on Launch & Enjoy!

It’s done! All that is left to do is to click on "launch" to try your script!

More bots like this one will be added to Phantombuster,

stay tuned & check our API store!💗

6. (Optional) ️️Repetition setup

The point of this API is to be launch on a regular basis. So once you've set it up, you can chedule repetitive launches.

To do so, simply hit the “Settings” button to define when your API is launched:

Then, select a frequency:

Don't forget to click 💾 Save at the bottom of the page.

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