September 20, 2020

Every Wikipedia article table is now an API!

Richard O'Dwyer @richardindie

I added a free tool to this weekend. It lets you create an API from any article (as long as it contains at least one table within it).

Give it a try 👉

p.s. I also launched this on PH, because why not

  1. 1

    I tried:–F)

    And neither produced any results despite both clearly having tables. Is it because you only limit the results to come from the example or is there a certain type of table it's looking for?

    1. 1

      Some tables are incompatible, it looks like those above are of that type

      1. 1

        Is this a terrible joke? Right in your headline you say, "Every Wikipedia article table is now an API!" and nowhere does it say that only certain tables work and you don't even indicate which type of tables. Are you at least working towards making every table compatible like you are advertising?

        I was initially amazed but now I'm disappointed.

Today's Top Milestones
  • $250,000 in mentor payouts!
    It's a bit crazy to even think about, but I ran the numbers today and had to get into some pretty old payment accounts – but looks like with this mont
  • Added RSS support
    Other We added RSS support: instead of rendering only an HTML page from a template, we render also an XML file in RSS format. It helps with integratio