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Project Proposal Food Finder Web Application Background: FoodFinder is a web application that allows the user to search for a specied grocery in...

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I need to answer the questions below for my project proposal. I would to develop a price comparison web api in ASP.NET for supermarkets. in the first moment I will be comparing prices just for Tesco and Lidl. My teacher is asking to answer the questions below:


  1. How to write code to screens scrape data off a website?
  2. Get data from the official Tesco Api?


I know how to create the web api but I am not sure where I sould put the code to scrape the data?


I am attaching my project proposal.


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Project Proposal Food Finder Web Application Background: FoodFinder is a web application that allows the user to search for a specified
grocery in difierent supen'nar‘keis thought Ireland {Tesco and L—l‘lUi moreoverit will be a price comparison web app that will check the best price of a chosen grocery. The userwill haveE ways to savethe history to the web app: 1. The user will be able to send the list to his own email address, it will be
hand to have the list on the user‘s ernailforfuture checks.
2. The userwill be able to save on the history tab of previous lisis organized by date and bysupen'narket; The Userwill have a few ways to navigate thoughtthe producis:
1. Sort by productname;
2. Sort by productbrand;
3. Sort by category (vegetables,fruiis, rneat, frozen]. The data will be fetched from those websites using their oificialAPl, in case ofthe
website does not have an official API then the data will be pulled straight out of
html and stored in a database, also known as a web scraping, note this web
application will notinfringe the supenTIari-Leis copyrighis. Wweb applicationwill crawl the following details from thesupenTIari-Leis
websites: Name; Description;F'rice; Erand;Category;

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