Post & Content
Posts & Content
This collection gathers all the automation around post and content extraction with TexAu.
Extract The Activities Of A LinkedIn Profile
You can extract LinkedIn activities of a profile with TexAu. Activities can be of 3 types:
You can scrape all activity or selectively scrape only posts, documents, or articles.
The maximum activity you can extract is limited to 2000 posts (most recent ones).
You can also filter activities by published date:
Extract Activities Of LinkedIn Company
In the same way, you could extract people's profile's activity; you can do the same for companies' activity on LinkedIn. There are five types of company activities you can scrape with TexAu:
The last one is convenient and acts as a LinkedIn ads library scraper. Useful to analyze your competitor paid ads strategy on LinkedIn.
Input your cookie and the target company you want to scrape activities from to run this automation.
Extract Posts From A Facebook Group
You can extract the last 1000 posts of a Facebook Group with TexAu.
You MUST be part of the group you want to extract. So if it's not the case, first join the Facebook group, then you will be able to scrape it.
A Facebook group can have 2 URLs to access it:
The group name URL:
The group ID URL:
The URL you should use is the one that contains the group name in the URL. Otherwise, it won't work.
To find the correct group URL, click on any post of the group, it will reveal the group URL with the name in it:
To use this automation, paste the group URL and your cookie in TexAu and run it:
Extract Posts From A Facebook Profile
Like how we did for Facebook group posts, you can do the same for Facebook Profile Posts.
Note that you can also extract Facebook Pages Posts with that automation!
This automation can also scrape the image and video URLs from a post. But keep in mind you will have to download these media content if you want to keep it: their URL will expire after some time (not the media itself on the page, but their URL do change over time).
To run this automation, copy and past your cookie and the URL of the post in TexAu.
Extract Company Facebook Ads Library
Want to spy on your competition and see what Facebook ads they are running and their level of engagement? You can collect this data with TexAu too!
To access Facebook Ads Library, go to any company page, "Page Transparency", and scroll down to "Ads Library".
Finally, paste the URL of the company Ads Library page in TexAu's "Extract Company Facebook Ads Library" automation and run this automation:
Extract Tagged Posts In Instagram
This automation can extract all the posts where other profiles tag an Instagram profile.
Extract Instagram Posts
This automation can extract the basic details of the Instagram posts of a profile within the limit of 1500 posts. You can scrape the post URL and thumbnail URLs (image & video URLs) and metrics (likes & comments count).
To run this automation, input your session cookie and the post URL you want to extract.
You can also filter the Instagram posts you want to collect by date:
- this hour
- this week
- this month
- this year
Extract Instagram Posts From A Hashtag
This automation can extract the 1000 last posts shown from a hashtag search on Instagram.
It will give their basic details and metrics (likes & comments count).
To run this automation in TexAu, input your session cookie and the hashtag you want to extract the posts.
Same as before, you filter the Instagram posts you want to collect by date:
- this hour
- this week
- this month
- this year
Extract Data From An Instagram Post
This automation will extract all the data of an Instagram post. Typically, this is the automation that you chain after pulling posts from a hashtag or a profile. This automation will give you in-depth details of each post from their content (text, images & videos URLs), comments & likes count, post date, sponsored or not, and more.
Input your session cookie and the post URL you want to scrape to run this automation in TexAu.
Extract Twitter Posts From A Hashtag
Similar to Extract Data From An Instagram Post automation, you can do the same with Twitter.
This automation will extract the latest 25 posts' basic details from a Twitter hashtag.
To run this automation, input the hashtag you want to extract the posts from.
Twitter Advanced Search Extractor
Twitter Advanced Search is an excellent way to find trending tweet content.
You can extract these tweets using TexAu Advanced Search Extractor too.
To use this automation, first go to Twitter Advanced Search here:
Search by keyword and date, then paste your search into TexAu.
Finally, to run this automation paste your cookie and the advanced search URL in TexAu.
Extract Reddit Post
Reddit is also an excellent way to find trending topics.
Thankfully, you can also extract Reddit post details from a list of posts with TexAu.
To run this automation, input the URL of the post you want to extract.