Ok, heres the scoop i want to know if its possible and where to go to learn how to make it: i have access to a box that can run cron jobs i know very very little about php, i want to know if there is a way to make a job that will check out a site - by looking for keywords in the source code, determine if i will do the next step or not. by the next step. i mean log in (by going to next page and submitting the data i specify, then going to next page and submitting more data. is this possible, what would i search for in google? i am very quick to learn the syntax of a language thx!