WEB Pulling information from another website

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  1. intrktevo

    intrktevo New Member

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    I was looking at this website:

    http://www.urbanspoon.com/c/26/Orlando-restaurants.html

    Specifically, the right where it says Orlando critic reviews.

    How do you believe they are pulling these reviews? I doubt they are entering them in manually. I've tried diving into scraping these results with php, but it seems like more of a hassle than anything else.

    I want an automated way to pull reviews like urbanspoon does. What's my best bet?
     
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    it's probably RSS

    or maybe they are just using php+curl to cache them
     
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    None of the sites they get reviews from provide rss feeds though
     
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    they're only doing one every few days, it might be manual
     
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