Crawlera FAQ

Crawlera FAQ
Can I try Crawlera before subscribing? We don't currently offer Crawlera trial periods, but we do have a 7-day money back guarantee. Fore more info. s...
Wed, 18 Jul, 2018 at 8:56 PM
Can I try Crawlera with a trial account?
We currently don't offer a trial period in our Crawlera plans, but we do offer a 7-day money back guarantee if Crawlera doesn't meet your needs. ...
Wed, 26 Apr, 2017 at 3:11 PM
How many IPs does Crawlera have?
The number of IPs used by Crawlera varies constantly from thousands to tens of thousands. This number, however, is not very relevant, as long as it stays a...
Wed, 29 Mar, 2017 at 5:42 PM
What's the difference between Crawlera and regular proxy providers?
Crawlera is a service to download web pages, that supports an HTTP Proxy API. Standard proxy providers typically provide a pool of IPs running simple HT...
Wed, 26 Apr, 2017 at 3:15 PM
Can I use Crawlera from a web browser?
Crawlera is slow on standard web browsers. The reason is because it's not the way it's intended to be used. Unlike a standard proxy, Crawlera ...
Wed, 26 Apr, 2017 at 3:19 PM
I'm getting '503' responses from Crawlera. What does that mean?
Crawlera isn't perfect and sometimes it just won't have enough capacity to fetch pages from a specific domain, even after trying many outgoing nod...
Wed, 26 Apr, 2017 at 3:18 PM
Does Crawlera count redirects as successful requests?
Yes, Crawlera counts redirects as successful requests. For example: if a user makes a request through Crawlera to http://mysite.com and the response is ...
Wed, 26 Apr, 2017 at 3:14 PM
Can I use Crawlera for sites that require login?
If you're attempting to use Crawlera to avoid getting blocked, the website will still be able to track you (with the user you logged in) and Crawlera w...
Wed, 26 Apr, 2017 at 3:20 PM
Does Crawlera handle cookies?
Crawlera manages cookies for you by default and retains them for up to 15 minutes since the last request. Crawlera keeps separate groups of cookies per outg...
Wed, 26 Apr, 2017 at 3:24 PM
Does Crawlera solve captchas?
Crawlera does not solve captchas. However, Crawlera will detect redirects to captcha pages (for most sites) and will retry until it hits a clean page. U...
Wed, 26 Apr, 2017 at 3:23 PM