eClips - Web Technical Overview
There are many organisations that monitor newspaper website content by scraping the newspaper sites, building an index of that content and then providing either website links or copies of articles to clients. NLA eClips - Web database is a reliable, publisher controlled alternative to scraping.
eClips - Web consumes feeds directly from the publisher content management systems and makes it available to media monitoring organisations and their subscribers. The direct delivery of content means clients benefit from greater depth and accuracy of information, permanence and faster delivery.
The workflow is as outlined in the diagram below