Getting data from another website
How do I gather data from another website and store the information on my own?
For example, I want to gather the top 10 players on a certain gameworld on an MMORPG game, the link is this:
Primarily, I just want to know how to get data from a website and print the data on my own website.
If you don't want to use old fashioned Excel (even though I think it does the job in your case) Regex will work for you. Check out these tutorials:
Perhaps, but the OP wants this information on his/her own website. Your first suggestion (Excel) would have to be manually run to create the Excel sheet, then the OP would have to have the website access the Excel. Feasible, but cumbersome.
Originally Posted by regans
To my knowledge, you _CAN_ do something like this with AJaX, but (and this is important) not across domains. It's a security issue.
Just my $0.02.
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