Extract LinkedIn data using Python

Retrieving data from social networks is increasingly becoming popular for various purposes. Some applications may be doing it for authenticating and authorising users to their own web based applications. Some others may be looking for validating/verifying people related data. Whatever may be the purpose, connecting to social media requires your application to adhere to certain authentication and authorisation mechanisms. Your application can be a web based one or a script written in any scripting language. Here, I am using python. Without much ado, let’s have a look at how you can run a…continue reading →