A node web scraper to extract your linkedin connection emails
Currently not being maintained, but open to Pull Requests.
Scraping data off of LinkedIn is against their User Agreement. This is purely intended for educational purposes.
If you would like to know the process on making this script, you can read about it here
LinkedIn allows you to export all of your connections' info into a csv, except for their emails. Additionally their API stopped allowing the extraction of emails around 2013-2014. Why don't we have access to our connections emails through their data export if we both agreed to share that info/data?
- Clone this repo
git clone https://github.com/FutoRicky/linkedin-email-extractor.gitor download
- Move into the repo directory
- Install dependencies
How to Use
- You will need the
Connections.csvfile that LinkedIn provides with the data export.
- Add the
Connections.csvfile into the
node --harmony index.js
- Enter LinkedIn Credentials when prompted
- Wait for email extraction process to finish
email.txtfile will be generated with all the emails inside the
LinkedIn UI Versions
If your panel looks like this, then you are still on the
old version, use a version <= 1.1.1:
If your panel looks like this, then you are one the
Issues extracting? Read This
If linkedin updates their page and changes the class of an element used in the script it will stop working. You can check out the source code and verify if any class has changed on linkedin and update the script to make it work again. I can't be constantly checking linkedin to see if they have changed something that breaks the script.