How to install beautifulsoup

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This article is about installing Beautifulsoup. It is a Python library, which can scrape webpages and parse the HTML code.

Please check the prerequisites before starting.

  • python
  • pip

You can install Beautifulsoup by following these steps:

  1. open the command line and run the pip install command
pip install beautifulsoup4

2. Test Beatifulsoup by testing the following script in the python interpreter

from bs4 import BeautifulSoup

html_doc = """
<div><h1>quick start beautifulsoup :)</h1></div>

soup = BeautifulSoup(html_doc, 'html.parser')


you’ll see the HTML tag element has been formatted beautifully

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