As a webmaster you knows the importance of Uptime and Downtime. Downtimes occur due to many different reasons such as server problems, Spike in web traffic or high load on server causing high CPU Uses etc. So as a webmaster, you cannot monitor your website manually 24-7 .
But there is many Website Monitoring application available on web that allow users to monitor their website performance, current status of their websites and overall uptime and downtime statistics of website and web applications. Here are top 5 free and paid website monitoring services.
Pingdom is a free website performance monitoring tool that let you monitor website or any other web based services uptime, downtime and performance of server and network from multiple locations globally so that it can distinguish genuine downtime from routing and access problems and alerts you when your server goes down or any error face by your server. – Download
Down for everyone or just me?
Yet another free website downtime and uptime monitoring web application to check if a website is really down worldwide or user’s computer or network is just not opening it. The site have very simple user interface just like Google.com. it open with a plain screen with the question: Is ______ down for everyone or just me? Users fill in the blank with the site they wish to check and click the link (the “or just me” portion of the question). – Download
Site24x7 offer both free and premium website monitoring, web application monitoring, service and server monitoring web apps from ZOHO Corp. it monitor all your websites remotely and send instant email/SMS alerts if your website becomes unavailable. it provide support for HTTP(S), FTP(S), DNS, PING, TCP, SSL, SMTP, POP, etc.. features of Site24x7 :- Website uptime monitoring, server Monitoring, Website Performance monitoring, Global monitoring Network, Monitor web application, Receive Instant Email, Alert and notifications, Monitor DNS Servers, Mail server Monitoring, SLA Management and Website Monitoring Reports etc.. – Download
Uptime Robot monitor your website for every 5 minutes to ensure there are no access problems. it has completely Ajaxed based User interface where user can monitor websites, viewing stats or logs and setting up the details. it’s an easy and efficient way to monitor the uptime of your websites. it allows users to monitor as many as fifty websites at a time and receive instant SMS, RSS, Twitter and email alerts when a site is showing as offline. – Download
CodeGuard is a automatic website backup solution via Software as a Service and C.G. C.G. continuous monitor your websites and makes sure that it is safe. If C.G. finds any performance changes on your site, it will automatically take a new backup and also notify you via email. – Download