Solved

Amazon Product image url.

Posted on 2016-10-05
12
417 Views
Last Modified: 2016-10-06
I have ASIN of the products in database.
I want to show product images on my website based on ASIN. I do not want to go for AWS account.
I have used
http://images.amazon.com/images/P/ASIN.01._SCTZZZZZZZ_.jpg to show the image
e.g.  http://images.amazon.com/images/P/B00C5RJ51G.01._SCTZZZZZZZ_.jpg
it works for some products and does not work for some products.
e.g. http://images.amazon.com/images/P/B00C5RJ51G.01._SCTZZZZZZZ_.jpg works
but http://images.amazon.com/images/P/B005DFITA0.01._SCTZZZZZZZ_.jpg does not work.
I need help to sot out the issue so it shows for every product.
Note: please read carefully, I do not want to go for AWS account.
0
Comment
Question by:Rajesh Joshi
[X]
Welcome to Experts Exchange

Add your voice to the tech community where 5M+ people just like you are talking about what matters.

  • Help others & share knowledge
  • Earn cash & points
  • Learn & ask questions
  • 6
  • 3
  • 2
  • +1
12 Comments
 
LVL 83

Expert Comment

by:Dave Baldwin
ID: 41831225
They appear to be working from here.
http://images.amazon.com/images/P/ASIN.01._SCTZZZZZZZ_.jpg and http://images.amazon.com/images/P/B005DFITA0.01._SCTZZZZZZZ_.jpg  are 1x1 pixel images.  They were supposed to be something else?
0
 
LVL 1

Author Comment

by:Rajesh Joshi
ID: 41831236
No it is not that.
Please see the picture on product page .> https://www.amazon.com/dp/B005DFITA0
(URL for product page from ASIN >  https://www.amazon.com/dp/ASIN  ASIN is B005DFITA0 )
(URL for product picture from ASIN > http://images.amazon.com/images/P/ASIN.01._SCTZZZZZZZ_.jpg )
0
 
LVL 83

Expert Comment

by:Dave Baldwin
ID: 41831283
1
PeopleSoft Has Never Been Easier

PeopleSoft Adoption Made Smooth & Simple!

On-The-Job Training Is made Intuitive & Easy With WalkMe's On-Screen Guidance Tool.  Claim Your Free WalkMe Account Now

 
LVL 1

Author Comment

by:Rajesh Joshi
ID: 41831294
That is my question. :)

 
If you have ASIN, you can get picture by URL http://images.amazon.com/images/P/{ASIN}.01._SCTZZZZZZZ_.jpg  where ASIN to be replaced with actual ASIN.
So
 http://images.amazon.com/images/P/B00C5RJ51G.01._SCTZZZZZZZ_.jpg works
but http://images.amazon.com/images/P/B005DFITA0.01._SCTZZZZZZZ_.jpg does not work.
0
 
LVL 83

Expert Comment

by:Dave Baldwin
ID: 41831304
Don't know what to tell except that it's not working.  All you are getting is a 1x1 pixel image.
0
 
LVL 22

Expert Comment

by:Ferruccio Accalai
ID: 41831307
Where did you get the ASIN database? 'cause I guess that ASIN are updated often so maybe your db is outdated.
0
 
LVL 1

Author Comment

by:Rajesh Joshi
ID: 41831308
Ok, Thanks, let's wait for other experts. :)
0
 
LVL 1

Author Comment

by:Rajesh Joshi
ID: 41831311
@ Ferruccio Accalai,

It is current file.
I get products page from that ASIN
https://www.amazon.com/dp/B005DFITA0    (where B005DFITA0 is ASIN)

Thanks.
0
 
LVL 22

Expert Comment

by:Ferruccio Accalai
ID: 41831337
Seems that it's not the same situation for every product.
There are API's related to get every information passing ASIN
Take a look at the Amazon Marketplace Web Service (Amazon MWS) Documentation
2
 
LVL 110

Accepted Solution

by:
Ray Paseur earned 500 total points
ID: 41831851
You probably want to read this carefully, since it looks like you may run afoul of the terms of use.
https://www.amazon.com/gp/help/customer/display.html/ref=footer_cou?ie=UTF8&nodeId=508088

Pay particular attention to "LICENSE AND ACCESS" and please make sure you've got competent legal advice before you try to "scrape" information from the Amazon web pages.
0
 
LVL 1

Author Comment

by:Rajesh Joshi
ID: 41831895
Ok, Thank you Mr. Ray Paseur !
0
 
LVL 1

Author Comment

by:Rajesh Joshi
ID: 41831951
Oh. I am sorry, Mr. Ferruccio Accalai was desrerving 50% points too. Is there any way to change points allocated?
0

Featured Post

Forrester Webinar: xMatters Delivers 261% ROI

Guest speaker Dean Davison, Forrester Principal Consultant, explains how a Fortune 500 communication company using xMatters found these results: Achieved a 261% ROI, Experienced $753,280 in net present value benefits over 3 years and Reduced MTTR by 91% for tier 1 incidents.

Question has a verified solution.

If you are experiencing a similar issue, please ask a related question

This article will inform Clients about common and important expectations from the freelancers (Experts) who are looking at your Gig.
This article was originally published on Monitis Blog, you can check it here . Today it’s fairly well known that high-performing websites and applications bring in more visitors, higher SEO, and ultimately more sales. By the same token, downtime…
Learn how to match and substitute tagged data using PHP regular expressions. Demonstrated on Windows 7, but also applies to other operating systems. Demonstrated technique applies to PHP (all versions) and Firefox, but very similar techniques will w…
The viewer will learn how to dynamically set the form action using jQuery.

752 members asked questions and received personalized solutions in the past 7 days.

Join the community of 500,000 technology professionals and ask your questions.

Join & Ask a Question