Stories from the Web Crawling trenches in HTTP proxy

How to Build a Simple HTTP Proxy in Rust in just 40 lines

Author: Mohan Ganesan

Date: Oct 1, 2023

Rust is a great language for network programming. Learn how to build a basic HTTP proxy in just 40 lines of code. Also, discover the benefits of using a rotating proxy to avoid IP blocking.

How to Build a Super Simple HTTP Proxy in C++ in just 30 lines of code

Author: Mohan Ganesan

Date: Oct 1, 2023

Build a basic HTTP proxy in C++ in 30 lines of code. Use a rotating proxy service to avoid IP blocking with an API.

Building a Super Simple HTTP Proxy in Ruby in just 9 lines of code

Author: Mohan Ganesan

Date: Oct 1, 2023

Building a Simple HTTP Proxy in Ruby. Learn how to create a basic HTTP proxy using Ruby's socket library and net/http. Also, discover the importance of using a rotating proxy service to avoid IP blocking.

How to Build a Super Simple HTTP proxy in Go in just 20 lines of code

Author: Mohan Ganesan

Date: Oct 1, 2023

Go is a great language for writing simple and efficient network applications. Learn how to build a basic HTTP proxy in Go in under 20 lines of code. To handle IP blocking, consider using a rotating proxy service like Proxies API.

Scraping Without Headaches: Using Scala and scalaj.http with Proxy Servers

Author: Mohan Ganesan

Date: Jan 9, 2024

Overview of Scalaj.http and how to configure and use proxies for effective web scraping without headaches.

How to Build a Super Simple HTTP Proxy in Objective-C in Just 14 Lines of Code

Author: Mohan Ganesan

Date: Oct 1, 2023

Learn how to build a simple HTTP proxy in Objective-C using the Foundation framework and networking APIs.

Tired of getting blocked while scraping the web?

ProxiesAPI handles headless browsers and rotates proxies for you.
Get access to 1,000 free API credits, no credit card required!