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Outscraper Google Maps Data Scraper
Outscraper Google Maps Data Scraper service has a wide range of capabilities. Outscraper owes this to its advanced filters and enrichment services.
Advanced filtering allows only records with certain properties to be listed in the result file. Businesses without a phone, businesses without a website, places with only a certain word in their name, and many more.
All these filtering scenarios are described in detail in the “Google Maps Data Scraper Filters” tutorial.
Enrichment services add extra details to the extracted basic Google Maps data. 4 different enrichment services can be added to the Google Maps Data Scraper service.
When creating a task with Google Maps Data Scraper, one of these 4 services can be added from the drop-down list in the “Enrich results by other services” option. All of them can be selected at the same time or only the desired service can be added of course. Enrichment services have different usage costs. The cost of the enrichment service will be added to the cost of the Google Maps Scraper service.
Emails & Contacts Scraper
Emails & Contacts Scraper service is the most preferred enrichment service. Thanks to the power of this service, it gives the ability to extract email to Google Maps scraping task.
Normally, Google Maps does not publicly list any business’s email address and social media accounts. It only shows the company website. This makes it difficult for those who want to extract email from Google Maps. But the combination of Google Maps Data Scraper service and Emails & Contacts Scraper service overcomes this difficulty.
With the addition of this service, the “ignore without emails” and “drop email duplicates” options are also enabled. This way you can extract only results with emails and pay for them.
Outscraper works in two steps with this enrichment service. First of all, the Outscraper Google Maps Data Scraper service crawls the websites of businesses from the Google Maps search query result. Then, Emails & Contacts Scraper service visits these crawled websites one by one and extracts email addresses and social media accounts.
Emails & Contacts Scraper service is talented. It extracts not only email addresses and social media accounts but also many different data. Adds them all to the result file. These data are listed in the following columns:
- domain – website domain.
- email_1 – the first email found associated with the place.
- email_2 – the second email found associated with the place.
- email_3 – the third email found associated with the place.
- facebook – link to the Facebook page.
- instagram – link to the Instagram page.
- twitter – link to the Twitter page.
- LinkedIn – link to the LinkedIn page.
- youtube – link to the youtube page.
- phone_1 – first phone found on the website.
- phone_2 – second phone found from the website.
- phone_3 – third phone found from the website.
- website_title – title of the website (meta tag).
- website_generator – the platform the website is built on.
- website_description – description of the website (meta tag).
- website_keywords – keywords from the website (meta tag).
- website_has_fb_pixel – shows if FB pixel was found.
- website_has_google_tag – shows if the Google Tag manager code was found.
Emails Validator enrichment service is ultimately a bulk email verification system. It cannot be added to the Google Maps Data Scraper service by itself. It should definitely be used with the “Emails & Contacts Scraper” service. Only then, it can verify the extracted emails in the same task.
While using this tool, firstly the Google Maps Data Scraper service scrapes the websites and then the Emails & Contacts Scraper service should extract the emails. Such Emails Validator service can verify the extracted emails.
The whole process is split into 4 stages.
- Validating email format.
- Searching if the email is on the blacklist.
- Checking DNS records.
- Checking if email exists on the server by running SMTP requests.
This service can be added as a standalone Google Maps Scraper service. Because it is used for businesses that have a number on Google Maps.
The intended use of this enrichment service is to get information about phone numbers, check carrier types, names and validate phone numbers.
Service validated all numbers extracted from Google Maps and enriched the data. It determined which numbers are mobile numbers, fixed lines, and VoIP.
Download sample result file of a Google Maps scraping task with “Phones Enricher” enrichment service: Phones Enricher Result File
US Companies Data Enricher
There is basic information on Google Maps for United States companies. To learn more about companies and enrich the data, Outscraper offers the “US Companies Data Enricher” service.
This enrichment service can only be used on scraping tasks covering the United States. It doesn’t work in other countries. A US city must be selected in Locations.
Company information is enriched from other sources by referencing business information scraped from Google Maps. Many details such as number of employees, sales volume, NAICS code are added to the result file.
Most frequent questions and answers
You need a tool or online service to scrape data from Google Maps. It takes a very long time to manually crawl public data in Google Maps. With the Outscraper Google Maps Data Scraper service, you can scrape data effortlessly.
Various services have been developed to export Google Maps data to Excel. Outscraper Google Maps Data Scraper service allows users to download data extracted from Google Maps in .XSLX or .CSV format.