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Web Automation: Don't Use Selenium, Use Playwright
5 projects | news.ycombinator.com | 9 Nov 2022
Thanks. I've found Chromedp  to be a good Selenium replacement when programming in Go. Used in conjunction with HeadlessShell  you can deploy a Go app into a container and do the testing all within the same container with low overhead.
Run single JS func in Go app
4 projects | reddit.com/r/golang | 22 Oct 2022
Is it node specific? Could you just use https://github.com/chromedp/chromedp and run it as an actually webpage and get the value from that?
Thoughts on Go headless browser tools for testing and scraping?
4 projects | reddit.com/r/golang | 14 Oct 2022
It looks like https://github.com/chromedp/chromedp is the most popular option. There's also https://github.com/playwright-community/playwright-go. Any thoughts or advice about using these tools?
Is it possible to scrape a website protected by Cloudflare?
6 projects | reddit.com/r/golang | 10 Sep 2022
Is there a library similar to HTMLUnit in GO?
5 projects | reddit.com/r/golang | 19 Aug 2022
Easiest way to MITM my browser requests/responses using Go
4 projects | reddit.com/r/golang | 9 Aug 2022
The alternative is to drive, for example, Chrome with the DevTools protocol (using something like https://github.com/chromedp/chromedp or https://github.com/raff/godet (this is my version of a DevTools driver).
Web scraping libraries
3 projects | reddit.com/r/golang | 17 Jul 2022
Scrape and automate with golang
2 projects | reddit.com/r/golang | 11 Jun 2022
Docs are kind of meh but I always have a good time “remote controlling” chrome with this https://github.com/chromedp/chromedp
How to take website screenshots with Go?
3 projects | dev.to | 1 Jun 2022
chromedp is the closest analog to Node.js Puppeteer in Go, a faster, more straightforward way to drive browsers supporting the Chrome DevTools Protocol in Go without external dependencies.
A small web crawler - WBot
2 projects | reddit.com/r/golang | 14 May 2022
to use headless chrome to fetch dynamically rendered sites.
What are some alternatives?
cdp - Package cdp provides type-safe bindings for the Chrome DevTools Protocol (CDP), written in the Go programming language.
rod - A Devtools driver for web automation and scraping
go-selenium - Selenium WebDriver client for Go
playwright-go - Playwright for Go a browser automation library to control Chromium, Firefox and WebKit with a single API.
realize - Realize is the #1 Golang Task Runner which enhance your workflow by automating the most common tasks and using the best performing Golang live reloading.
gomate.io - Behavior-driven development tool for GoLang
httpexpect - End-to-end HTTP and REST API testing for Go.
prettybenchcmp - cmd tool for automatic storage and comparison of benchmarks results
gorip - Facebook scraper and a basic facebook bot, made with Golang.
selenoid - Selenium Hub successor running browsers within containers. Scalable, immutable, self hosted Selenium-Grid on any platform with single binary.
Tavor - A generic fuzzing and delta-debugging framework
godet - Remote client for Chrome DevTools