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Variables block is usually used to set keyword list as starting URLs.

Let`s say we need to harvest Google search results by several keywords:




Google search results URL string has the following format:

If you need to harvest results for about 1000 keywords, adding URLs may become a big problem. Using Variables block you can avoid this long and routine task. In the Basic string OUR_KEYWORDS is replaces with meta string {VAR}. Starting URL list is used to set the list of values substituted instead of {VAR}. As you may have guessed, this list will contain our keywords. Note, that keyword is automatically encoded (to pass in URL) before replacing {VAR}. Substitution results (final list of starting URLs) can be checked with Test button.

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