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Version: 3.1



  • createBasicRouter<Context>(): RouterHandler<Context>

  • Creates new Router instance that works based on request labels. This instance can then serve as a requestHandler of our BasicCrawler. Defaults to the BasicCrawlingContext.

    Serves as a shortcut for using Router.create<BasicCrawlingContext>().

    import { BasicCrawler, createBasicRouter } from 'crawlee';

    const router = createBasicRouter();
    router.addHandler('label-a', async (ctx) => {'...');
    router.addDefaultHandler(async (ctx) => {'...');

    const crawler = new BasicCrawler({
    requestHandler: router,

    Type parameters

    • Context: BasicCrawlingContext<Dictionary<any>, Context> = BasicCrawlingContext<Dictionary<any>>

    Returns RouterHandler<Context>