What is uptime monitoring?

An uptime monitoring tool monitors your website regularly at custom intervals for its availability. Whenever the website is down, you will be notified via multiple channels instantly, thereby enabling you to bring the website back up.

With uptime monitoring, keep a check on your internal services to ensure that your website is working smoothly in the background.

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Why do you need an uptime monitoring service?

 

For every digital business, it's vital to keep the service up and running at all times. Therefore, it is crucial for businesses to know when their website goes down so as to fix it immediately. With an uptime monitoring tool, you can monitor your website 24x7 and get downtime alerts instantly.

With uptime monitoring tool, get notified in real-time on multiple channels like slack, email, and sms and fix it before your users even notice.

How transparency about downtime will help win customer loyalty?

In today's world, being real is rare. Showing mistakes publicly and correcting them quickly makes your customers loyal to your business. With live status page, you can display your website’s downtime and win the trust of your customers. Being transparent helps you win your customers loyalty and customers tend to stick more to your business. Live status page allows your customers to check your website’s downtime and get notified on incident recovery.

Why there's a value in free?

There is a notion that free products don't provide you with value or are not up to the mark. Yes and no. Sometimes, products have free plans that are very restrictive and don't let you try out even the basic functionalities. But, there are good SaaS products that let businesses use the necessary functionalities until they expand.

We believe in growing with our customers and that is why most of Freshworks’ products are freemium. Freshping has a generous free plan with 50 checks at 1-minute intervals because we believe that our customers will stick with us and subscribe to our paid plan ($14 and $35 per month) when they outgrow the free plan. Every internet company needs an uptime monitoring tool and we don't want to charge every small business or hobby project, from day one.

Benefits of using Freshping

Real-time alerts

With Freshping, receive instant downtime alerts whenever your website goes down and bring it back up as soon as possible.

Downtime alerts via multiple channels

With Freshping, receive instant website downtime notifications on multiple channels like slack, sms, or email whenever the website goes down.

10 global locations

Freshping monitors your website from 10 global locations . With multiple locations, you can ensure your customers are getting access to your website, with acceptable response times across the globe.

What makes Freshping unique?

Freshping is a simple-to-use, and free forever uptime monitoring tool that offers 50 checks at 1-minute intervals, and 5 live public status pages with uptime history. With Freshping's reliable service, be ensured about your website’s uptime with real-time alerts via multiple channels, whenever your website goes down.

50 checks at 1-minute intervals

Freshping provides you with 50 checks at 1-minute intervals. free forever without any restrictions. You can choose to configure Freshping to check your website every 60 seconds. With a check every 60 seconds, you can ensure that your website is not facing any downtime and can also solve for incidents and downtime issues, even before a customer notices. The 1-minute interval check feature is usually a paid feature on other monitoring services.

50 Checks @ 1 min Interval

 

 

Free 5 live status pages

Having a live public status page is vital to showcase your reliability. With Freshping, you can have up to 5 branded live public status pages, with custom domain, for free. Live status page also helps you build trust among customers by being transparent about website downtimes. Other uptime services either charge you heavily for a public status page or do not offer them at all

50 Checks @ 1 min Interval

 

 

Weekly reports

Freshping sends you an optional weekly report of your website's performance and keeps you informed about the incidents and downtime over the week. With weekly reports, you can understand the performance of your website in seconds. Freshping is the only uptime monitoring page that comes with free weekly reports.

50 Checks @ 1 min Interval

Comparing with Pingdom and other Services

Features
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Checks at 1 Minute Intervals

$540/yr

Free

50 Checks

$540/yr

$300/yr

Free

Multiple Locations

$540/yr

$300/yr

Free

Free Live Status Page

$540/yr

Free

False Downtime Protection

Free

Custom Domain

Free

Real-time alerts via multiple channels

Free

Team Collaboration

Free

Weekly Reports

Free

Alert notes & Apdex Reporting

Free