Web mining software is a computer program that can strip data from online source. Let’s say that you wanted to view a website’s content at a later day or time. You could copy or mine the website’s pages to your PC. Saving the pages to your hard drive would allow you to view them at you leisure.
Mining software is also a great business tool. The built in web crawler will index and collect web pages that fit your criteria. Once installed, it enables you to browse the Web in an automated manner. It categorizes pages that contain specific keywords and phrases that are of interest to you.
Web mining is a great way to get the content you need from the web without all the work.