Sharon Bell

Sharon Bell

Sharon Bell is helping inform the world about easy web data extraction.
customer reviews

Turning customer reviews into actionable data

If you run a consumer-based, retail, or hospitality business, chances are your company has customer reviews on multiple website. You can easily access the reviews Read more


Monitor Minimum Advertised Price (MAP) with

We recently published the article Minimum Advertised Price (MAP) Enforcement Best Practices discussing why manufacturers should monitor and enforce MAP. In this post, we’ll show you how Read more

Black Friday pricing

Black Friday pricing fluctuations – how do small stores compete?

Black Friday isn’t just a US holiday and it’s not even just one day. People all over the world look for bargains the entire week Read more


Is gas pricing trending down or up this holiday week?

Thanksgiving week in the US means the biggest travel days of the year, both flying and driving. I would have thought filling up your tank Read more

alternative data

Tutorial: Getting alternative data for research

What is alternative data for research? Data is the basis for all sound research models. Alternative data along with traditional data ensures a complete picture Read more

web data

What’s for dessert this Thanksgiving?

Besides the ubiquitous pumpkin and apple pie on Thanksgiving, what other desserts may be served? Well, this could vary state by state. Based on web Read more

pricing analyst

What does a modern Retail Pricing Analyst need for success? currently has 6,832 job listings for pricing analysts in the US alone and 24% of those state the requirement to monitor competitor pricing. With Read more

react increases speed and scalability with React increases speed and ease of use by reducing time to data and simplifying the customer experience. Recently, standardized the user interface and dashboard Read more

machine learning

Data extraction – from technology tool to business necessity

The internet contains an estimated 4.57 billion pages of data, making it the largest publicly accessible database in the world. Those who tap into this Read more

Financial analysts rely on non-traditional data sources for more informed investment decisions

Data is the basis for all sound investment models. In addition to traditional sources, such as company filings, investment managers are turning to non-traditional data Read more