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Web Requests

Goodbye Knowledge Cutoff, Hello World! This is your AI assistant's web browser. Just enter a URL. Google, Wiki, GitHub.

Web Requests is a plugin that acts like an AI assistant's web browser. It provides a gateway for fetching content from URLs and offers users real-time up-to-date world information which include googling news, researching topics, querying http endpoints, and even scraping HTML. With Web Requests, users will have easy access to valuable data for their research, projects, or maybe just general curiosity. Simply input a URL and the AI assistant can parse any data returned, regardless of the format it's in. Goodbye to knowledge cutoff and hello to endless possibilities!

Learn how to use Web Requests effectively! Here are a few example prompts, tips, and the documentation of available commands.

Example prompts

  1. Prompt 1: "Can you help me find recent news articles about the COVID-19 pandemic?"

  2. Prompt 2: "I need information about the stock market trends. Can you fetch data from a financial website?"

  3. Prompt 3: "Can you scrape the content from this URL and return it to me?"

  4. Prompt 4: "I want to search for scientific research papers related to artificial intelligence."

  5. Prompt 5: "I found a PDF document online. Can you parse the content and provide it to me as plain text?"

Features and commands

scrape_urlThis command allows you to scrape content/data from a URL, web page, or endpoint. It supports various formats including HTML, PDF, JSON, XML, CSV, and images. You can specify the URL to scrape, the page number (for paginating through the data), the page size (the maximum number of characters per page), and other options such as whether it is a search query and if HTML tags should be stripped.
rest_api_callThis command allows you to make a POST or GET request to a specified URL with optional headers and body. It


User authenticationNo user authentication
API documentation

For AI

DescriptionA gateway for fetching content from URL's for real-time up-to-date world information. Googling news, researching topics, querying http endpooints, scraping html -- anytime a user needs access to content accessible via HTTP, AI assistants should strive to parse the data returned, regardless of what raw format it is in.


First added20 June 2023

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