In short: this bot will extract video information from YouTube's search results for a list of provided keywords.
Click to view the example data output for a better idea of the results that the bot delivers.
Scraping YouTube data video tutorial
Watch an in-depth video explanation of how to scrape information from YouTube search:
How to extract YouTube video information?
A fast and simple YouTube scraper software, this bot can be used for multiple purposes from SEO optimization and keyword research to market analysis and marketing strategy improvement.
You can easily grab the following information for up to 50 queries at a time:
- Search position
- Video URL
- Video title
- Video duration
- Thumbnail URL
- Thumbnail resolution
- Highres thumbnail (true / false)
- Channel title
- Upload date
- Closed captions (true / false)
- Licensed content (true / false)
- Projection (e.g. rectangular)
How to extract YouTube thumbnail images and other data?
- Sign up on Botster.
- Go to the bot's start page.
- Enter the keywords. Each word must go on a new line.
- Specify the number of videos to scrape.
- Click the "Start this bot" button.
That's it – the YouTube search results extraction process has started!
⚠️ This bot doesn’t provide thumbnail images, yet it exports links to them. You can grab youtube thumbnail pictures manually after the bot has completed its work. ⚠️
1. Open the Launch bot form
Click on the "Start bot" button on the right-hand side of this page to open the spider's form:
2. Name your job
Give your "Job" a meaningful title, and optionally specify (or create) a project folder:
3. Enter your search queries.
Each query must go on a new line. The bot can process up to 50 queries during one session.
4. Specify how many videos you would like to scrape.
5. Set up notifications.
Specify if you would like to receive a notification when the grabber completes the crawl:
6. Start the bot!
Click "Start bot" button on the right-hand side:
That's it! You will be taken to your "Jobs" section. The software is now working and will notify you once it's done.
After the bot completes the job you can download your data as an Excel (XLSX), CSV or JSON file.