How to read a html page with Pandas Using Python• 0 min
Here is how to read a pandas DataFrame from an HTML page using the pandas.read_html() method.
Here is the code
How to read data
Here we read a wikipedia web page in HTML in a DataFrame format.
The pandas.read_html() method will return a list of DataFrames it found on the page. Here we take the 6th DataFrame so to say at index 5.
# We import the pandas library for the dataframes import pandas as pd # We import the table in html df = pd.read_html("https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/National_Basketball_Association") # We print the dataframe print(df)
We have now the list of NBA championship in a DataFrame format.
Here you are! You now know how to read a HTML web page with Pandas.