Do they manually research and enter them into the database or do the coin developers contact the websites?

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They will usually scrape various exchange APIs/websites for tickers and names.

  • Thanks. That is how I have been going about it but it's quite time consuming. Maybe that's why they charge for the data afterwards.
    – Derek
    Oct 30, 2018 at 1:51
  • You should be able to automate it Oct 30, 2018 at 2:26
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    I am to a point. each exchange API has different keys and such. I may just stick to using the 5 or 6 high volume exchanges, it'll be relatively accurate.
    – Derek
    Oct 30, 2018 at 3:35

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