How Are Companies Using Mozenda?Mozenda is being used in a wide variety of applications across many different industries. Some of the more popular industries include:
- Ecommerce & Retail
- Travel & Tourism
- Media & Entertainment
- Information Technology
- Computers & Equipment
- Jobs & Recruiting
- Academic Research
75 Ways To Use MozendaBelow are some sample use cases for Mozenda. Each represents an actual project that a Mozenda customer has worked on.
Gather leads from online business directories
Discover product defects by scraping product reviews on message boards and forums.
Gather foreclosure listings by zip code, and stay up-to-date on foreclosed properties.
Identify private sellers from auto and property websites.
Gather search engine rankings.
Gather classified ads from many different sites.
Extract job board listings from private companies and large job boards.
Monitor news sites for keywords.
Gather company information from many different directory websites.
Gather product catalogs including images and product manuals from wholesalers/manufacturers websites.
Monitor order status from ecommerce portals. See what orders you still need to fulfill, when they were ordered, and all applicable details.
Extract top selling information for products on auction websites.
Monitor competitor's inventory information.
Extract textbook prices (new/used) from top college textbook e-retailers.
Verify that distributors are selling products in accordance with contracts (right price, right condition, right quantity).
Gather contact information for homes that were recently purchased.
Gather medical directories of specialists in every state.
Gather political press releases from candidates.
Gather bookings for any type of resort, or area.
Gather user reviews for any product or service.
Gather financial information from any financial website.
Gather weekly ads from competitor grocery stores.
Monitor blogs for new postings.
Gather domain name arbitration decisions and commentary.
Gather volcanic activity information.
Gather historical weather information.
Gather the chemical makeup of compounds from science sites.
Check the meta information on pages of a website (description, keywords, page title).
Capture search engine local rank for businesses.
Capture search engine ad page rank.
Monitor commodity prices.
Extract information from corporate financial statements.
Extract profile information from popular social media websites.
Gathering auto part compatibility information (which part goes with which cars).
Extract useful information from encyclopedia and journal websites.
Extract tourist attraction information.
Extract dealer inventory information.
Extract top book and movie sales rank from leading ecommerce websites.
Automate the process of background checks on individuals.
Gather and create industry directories.
Create RSS feeds for specific keywords on various websites.
Extract bond and stock pricing history.
Gather restaurant reviews from major review sites.
Gather historical case results from federal law websites.
Create a national directory of attorneys.
Monitor interest rates for competitor banks and publish data as an RSS Feed.
Create an event aggregator websites (concerts, sporting events, etc.).
Extract ticket availability from major ticket websites.
Extract product images and specification documents.
Extract storage shed/rental truck pricing and availability.
Perform keyword and PPC research.
Extract store location information for major retailers.
Monitor web-server availability and status.
Gather tire prices from competitors (STS).
Gather movie database information.
Gather ticket information for, movies, concerts and other events.
Gather astronomy database information.
Gather nutritional information for certain foods.
Gather sports archive information on teams, players, competitors, events, games, etc.
Check competitor's shipping rates on major shopping sites. (This use case changed one customer's life and saved him a lot of money. He would spend all day updating his shipping rates. Now, Mozenda does it all for him.).
Gather stats for professional sports teams.
Check discount information, how many people bought the discount etc. Create discount aggregation sites by extracting discount information from sites such as Groupon.com.
Create calling lists for certain stores in your selling region.
Track auto auction prices.
Collect data for academic research from government statistical websites like the BLS, the Census Bureau, or the CIA world fact book.
Track large numbers of packages on a regular basis and have the status sent to your e-mail address in a spreadsheet.
Check and log server statuses of MMORPG games.
Get up to date and detailed reviews on restaurants or other venues.
Use Mozenda on twitter to regularly grab tweets about a certain collection or from a specific member.
Gather police department contact information.
Gather senior living center information for the whole country.
Gather grocery items prices and sale information.
Gather price, quantity, item name, description, etc., from a supplier's website.
Create a master directory of political groups and organizations.