Part of running a successful online business is reliability of your website and services. Downtime can be extremely damaging to an online business in terms of sale and reputation and in the majority of cases most online retailers don't know their site is down until a customer emails or phones them.
There are a number of tools available to ensure your website stays live which can monitor server outage, speed checks, api endpoints, payment gateways, DNS reports and even how they work on different browsers. One of the most popular domain checkers is Uptrends with reasonable monthly prices for their features if you want to extend beyond their free tools and also DotCom Monitor and DNS check.
Pretty Purchases uses an excellent website called Domain Monitor IO which is free to use and they've kindly given us support and advice on how to get the best out their free service. Their features include:
Whatever solution you choose, a domain monitor tool is certainly essential for an online business. You also may be wondering why an online handbag business such as Pretty Purchases is blogging about domain monitor tools. Well while researching how to write better blogs I stumbled across a blog titled Guide To Guest Blogging which got me interested in their services and domain monitoring as a whole. One thing led to another and here I am not just talking about how domain monitors are important to any online business but also telling you what a great free service Domain Monitor IO provide.
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