StillAlive vs Freshping: What are the differences?
StillAlive: A simple, easy to implement way to check that your website is up, and also that it's still working properly. Using our stories feature, you can test many different features of your live, production website. It could be you need to find out if logins are working. Whatever it is, StillAlive can (or will) be able to test it; Freshping: Reliable website uptime monitoring. It is an all in one uptime monitoring tool which monitors your URL from 10 locations around the globe ensuring that if your website ever goes down again, you get alerted within 60 seconds It comes with advanced capabilities like SSL Monitoring, Advanced Alerting and more..
StillAlive and Freshping can be primarily classified as "Website Monitoring" tools.
Some of the features offered by StillAlive are:
- Nothing to install- All you need to do is create a script that mimics the behaviour path you want to have us test.
- Make sure your site works as expected- StillAlive doesn't just ping your website to see if it is online. It mimics the actual behaviour of your users, viewing your site as your users would and navigating around doing real stuff. So don't just make sure your website is responding with a 200 OK, make sure your shopping cart works, or that users can log in.
- High Availability- StillAlive helps you make sure your application is online, 24x7.
On the other hand, Freshping provides the following key features:
- Instant downtime alerts
- Multi-Channel notification
- Free public status pages