Pingdom vs updown.io vs WebGazer

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Pingdom

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updown.io

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WebGazer

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Pros of Pingdom
Pros of updown.io
Pros of WebGazer
  • 224
    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
  • 14
    Nice and clean UI
  • 11
    Cheaper
  • 8
    Super easy setup
  • 6
    Better than pingdom
  • 6
    Great support
  • 2
    Ridiculously simple pricing
  • 2
    SSL certificate checks
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    Cons of Pingdom
    Cons of updown.io
    Cons of WebGazer
    • 4
      Expensive
    • 3
      UI is incredibly complicated
    • 2
      Hard to set up alerts properly
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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 updown.io?

        updown is an online service that checks your website's status by periodically sending an HTTP HEAD request to the URL of your choice. It then notifies you by email or sms when your website is not responding correctly.

        What is WebGazer?

        WebGazer is a monitoring service that checks your website, cron jobs or scheduled tasks on a regular basis. It notifies you with instant alerts in case of a problem.

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        What are some alternatives to Pingdom, updown.io, and WebGazer?
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        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!
        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!
        Uptrends
        It is the ultimate monitoring tool to stay in control of the uptime, performance, and functionality of your websites, APIs, and servers.
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