A personal project desgined to be a website aggregator. The program gathers ‘posts’ from various websites, whether through APIs or HTML scraping and displays them in one place. Allows launching said posts in the browser
The majority of data processing is handled through the WebsiteFolder object. This object performs functions including:
- Reading/Writing to files
- API calls
A <WebsiteFolder> object will hold a 2d list of <Website> objects in the attribute <websiteList>. Index i of websiteList is a list of <Website> objects corresponding to the ones dictated by <websiteTypes> (index 0 is a list of <RedditWebsite>, index 1 is a list of <GamerPowerWebsite>, etc.)
Calling WebsiteFolder methods more often than not calls a <Website> object method on every <Website> object in <this.websiteList> and puts together the results.