Scraping functions for (1) Amazon customer reviews and (2) product information from best sellers list
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README.md
scraper_amazon_best_sellers.R
scraper_amazon_product_reviews.R
scraping_amazon_customer_reviews.R

README.md

amazon-data

Scraping functions for (1) Amazon customer reviews and (2) product information from best sellers list

scraper_amazon_best_sellers.R

Function for scraping Amazon product URLs and IDs (ASIN) from best sellers list

scraper_amazon_product_reviews.R

Function for scraping Amazon customer reviews from specified review page (with URL as input)

scraping_amazon_customer_reviews.R

Script for automated scraping of all customer reviews for one or more Amazon products (with product ID/ASIN as input); returns data frame with the following information:

  • product ID
  • title of review
  • author of review
  • date
  • verified purchase (yes/no)
  • format (paperback, kindle etc.)
  • stars
  • comments
  • helpful
  • reviewer URL
  • reviewer ID

(Basic Amazon scraper adapted and extended from: https://raw.githubusercontent.com/rjsaito/Just-R-Things/master/Text%20Mining/amazonscraper.R)