If you are a webmaster or you own a website (or a blog), naturally, you will never like it to be down, but there are times when the website is down, or may be just the response time is too much, this could not only affect your earnings but also is not a good news for your website’s reputation.
There are several website monitoring services, which can help you to keep track of it; Pingdom is one such service which can be used to get an instant intimation about issues being faced by your website. There is also a Pingdom desktop application, which allows you keep a constant check on your website right from the desktop.
Now, Pingdom also has an android App, you can now get to know about the response time, uptime and downtime on the move, using your Android Phone or tablet, the process is simple, register an account with Pingdom, later install the app on your Android device, enter the account info, and sit relaxed, here are some of the snapshots of the app –
Sounds interesting, isn’t it, Pingdom’s Android app looks like a nice way to keep an eye on your website’s performance, you can grab the app from the Pingdom app page in the Android Market.
Pingdom also has an iPhone version, checkout if you are an Apple fanboy.
Other similar services on same lines –
- Is it down or its just me
- Get notified on Twitter when site comes back online
- Visual Trace Route : Track for every hop on Google Maps
- Running Traceroute command online ( tracert )
- Down for Everyone or Just me