Scrapes Google Trends data over long timescales and stitches together for daily data
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Trendy scraper

This script, written in Python, scrapes Google trends for a certain keyword over a long timescale. Since Google trends only outputs weekly data for periods longer than a few months, it also pulls daily data for small periods throughout the full period and then stitches them together, rescaling for consistency.

This is a new version of the scraper, developed in February 2017 after changes to the API behind the scenes meant the initial version (still available as was deprecated.


Run as

python 2016-01-01 2017-02-18 donald trump


  • Python 2.7
  • pandas


Please do not use for any purposes that will violate Google's terms of use.