Web Scraping of Machine Learning Mastery Blog Entries Using Python Take 1

SUMMARY: The purpose of this project is to practice web scraping by extracting specific pieces of information from a website. The web scraping code was written in Python 3 and leverages the Scrapy framework maintained by Scrapinghub. INTRODUCTION: Dr. Jason Brownlee’s Machine Learning Mastery hosts its tutorial lessons at https://machinelearningmastery.com/blog. The purpose of this exercise […]

Binary Classification Model for Caravan Insurance Marketing Using Python Take 1

Template Credit: Adapted from a template made available by Dr. Jason Brownlee of Machine Learning Mastery. SUMMARY: The purpose of this project is to construct a prediction model using various machine learning algorithms and to document the end-to-end steps using a template. The Insurance Company Benchmark dataset is a classic binary classification situation where we […]

Updated Machine Learning Templates for Python

As I work on practicing and solving machine learning (ML) problems, I find myself repeating a set of steps and activities repeatedly. Thanks to Dr. Jason Brownlee’s suggestions on creating a machine learning template, I have pulled together a set of project templates that can be used to support regression ML problems using Python. Version […]

Web Scraping of Daines Analytics Blog Entries using Python Take 2

SUMMARY: The purpose of this projectis to practice web scraping by extracting specific pieces of information from awebsite. The web scraping code was written in Python 3 and leveraged the Scrapy framework maintained by Scrapinghub. INTRODUCTION: Daines Analytics hosts its blog at dainesanalytics.blog. The purpose of this exercise is to practice web scraping using Scrapy […]