Pingdom vs StatusCake vs UptimeRobot

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Pingdom

2.4K
1.4K
+ 1
580
StatusCake

119
125
+ 1
49
UptimeRobot

300
227
+ 1
84
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Pros of Pingdom
Pros of StatusCake
Pros of UptimeRobot
  • 225
    Simple and reliable
  • 103
    Monitoring your websites
  • 75
    Easy to use dashboard
  • 65
    Email, text & twitter alerts
  • 43
    Free tier
  • 23
    Performance data
  • 14
    Detailed Reports
  • 11
    Email Reports
  • 9
    Mobile App
  • 9
    Root Cause Analysis
  • 1
    30-day risk free trial
  • 1
    Easy setup
  • 1
    IOS app
  • 13
    Easy to use and reliable
  • 11
    Free tier
  • 5
    Public Reporting
  • 4
    Domain monitoring
  • 3
    Group Notification
  • 2
    SSL Certificate Monitoring
  • 2
    No false positives
  • 1
    Great Customer Support
  • 1
    Malware and Virus Scanning
  • 1
    Real Browser Testing
  • 1
    Multiple User Accounts
  • 1
    Mobile App
  • 1
    Full Featured API
  • 1
    WhoIs Domain Monitoring
  • 1
    Cheaper
  • 22
    Free tier
  • 18
    Easy to understand
  • 14
    Instant notifications
  • 8
    Simpler than Pingdom
  • 5
    Free public status pages
  • 5
    Cheap but Reliable
  • 4
    Public Status Page
  • 4
    Keyword monitoring
  • 3
    Mobile App
  • 1
    Receive twitter status message
  • 0
    Good api
  • 0
    SSL Checking

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Cons of Pingdom
Cons of StatusCake
Cons of UptimeRobot
  • 3
    UI is incredibly complicated
  • 3
    Expensive
  • 2
    Hard to set up alerts properly
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    • 2
      False-Positives
    • 2
      Consistently bad UI
    • 1
      Confusing UI
    • 0
      Extremely bad UI experience

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    What is Pingdom?

    Pingdom is an uptime monitoring service. When problems happen with a site that Pingdom monitors, it immediately alerts the owner so the problem can be taken care of.

    What is StatusCake?

    Monitoring a website is one thing – finding the best way to alert you to downtime another. At StatusCake we give you as many options as possible to decide when & how often you’re contacted. Whether it’s by email, SMS, push notifications for iOS & Android or integration with third party apps including Zapier and PagerDuty – you decide how you want to be alerted and when!

    What is UptimeRobot?

    It is all about helping you to keep your websites up. It monitors your websites every 5 minutes and alerts you if your sites are down.

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    What are some alternatives to Pingdom, StatusCake, and UptimeRobot?
    New Relic
    The world’s best software and DevOps teams rely on New Relic to move faster, make better decisions and create best-in-class digital experiences. If you run software, you need to run New Relic. More than 50% of the Fortune 100 do too.
    PagerDuty
    PagerDuty is an alarm aggregation and dispatching service for system administrators and support teams. It collects alerts from your monitoring tools, gives you an overall view of all of your monitoring alarms, and alerts an on duty engineer if there's a problem.
    Datadog
    Datadog is the leading service for cloud-scale monitoring. It is used by IT, operations, and development teams who build and operate applications that run on dynamic or hybrid cloud infrastructure. Start monitoring in minutes with Datadog!
    Uptrends
    It is the ultimate monitoring tool to stay in control of the uptime, performance, and functionality of your websites, APIs, and servers.
    GTmetrix
    It gives you insight on how well your site loads and provides actionable recommendations on how to optimize it. It is a free tool that analyzes your page's speed & performance.
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