How to build your own domain free website monitor using freshping.





We are now on centralised internet so most websites and apps use centralised server to go up on world web web thus websites that are hosted on centralised server can go down anytime due to various reasons like faulty settings and company server deletion or hackers hijacked site etc which will not only stop content delivery to your visitors but also cause data leaks.

Eventhough, we are upgrading to Web3 internet where sites and apps are hosed on numerous servers hosted by individuals around the world so no digital platform can never go down or get hacked by hackers, however web3 is still in development and only few sites  available out there on internet thus you have to no choice other then utilising centralized server platforms as of now.

If you're someone who hosted website on centralized servers then for sure your site can go down even if you selected reliable and reputed hosting company for instance from past few years numerous popular social platforms like Twitter, Facebook, YouTube and search engine giant Google went offline, that's why in order to tackle this issue you have to build your own website monitoring site.

When you create website monitoring status page for your domain it will show either your site is online or offline to your visitors so if for whatever reason your site went down then they can can check live status on monitoring page and report you to fix this as soon as possible thus you will gain trust and don't loose ad revenue.

Previously, UpRobot used to provide free website monitoring status page with custom domain but later on they changed policies and stopped supporting custom domain on free plan, anyway it's always important to have website monitoring status page on your own domain to make it look and feel professional.

Recently, we found an amazing platform named Freshping from freshworks better then UpRobot with many features which support custom domain and allows you to add and monitor 50 sites with 5 minute interval for free that's enough for personal usages, isn't cool? If yes are you interested in Freshping? then let's explore more.

• Freshping by Freshworks official support •


Website : freshworks.com

• How to signup and buiild your own domain website monitoring status page using Freshping •

- Go to freshworks.com/website-monitoring/ and enter your site url and email then tap on START MONITORING

- Go to your email service provider and find mail from Freshping then tap on Activate your account to get started.


- Now you can enter required details and tap on Activate your account but I suggest to tap on Activate with Google as it's fast.

- You're in Freshping, tap on profile icon then tap on Profile

- Tap on Neo Admin Center then scroll down and tap on Freshstatus

- Enter your website URL then tap on CREATE YOUR STATUS PAGE


- Your Website monitor status page is created just tap on it.

- Here, tap on integration icon and fill all details ( optional ) but necessary if you want your website professional.

- Enter your custom domain, I suggest you to use sub-domain like monitor.your domain.com as most people do the same them tap on Generate CNAME

- Copy CNAME name, CNAME value then go to your domain provider website.

- Here, I'm using Cloudflare to make my website faster and protect from DDos Mitigation attacks ( recommended )



- Tap on ≡ 

- Tap on DNS

- Tap on + Add record

- Select preferred CNAME and enter Target : statuspage.freshping.io.

- Turn off proxy then tap on Save

- Enter CNAME and Target that you copied earlier from Freshping then tap on Save

- Now, go back to Freshping then tap on Verify.

- If verified, tap on Save and publish.

- Here, we go you successfully build your own free website monitoring status page.

Atlast, this are just highlighted features of Freshping there may be many hidden features in-build that provides you external benefits to give the ultimate usage experience, anyway if you want one of the best platform to create your own website monitoring status page then Freshping by Freshworks is worthy choice for sure.

Overall, Freshping comes with light mode by default, it has clean and simple interface only on PC that ensures user friendly experience, but on mobile site is not optimised and user friendly so you will face issues finding options, anyhow in any project there is always space for improvement so let's wait and see will Freshping get any major UI changes in future to fix mobile website and make it even more better, as of now it's nice.

Moreover, it is definitely worth to mention Freshping is one of the very few platforms that allows you to add and monitor 50 websites with custom domain support for free, yes indeed if you're searching for such platform then Freshping has potential to become your new favourite.

Finally, this is how you can build your own domain website monitoring status page using Freshping for free, are you an existing user of Freshping? If yes do say your experience and mention which feature of Freshping you like the most in our comment section below, see ya :)
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I'm Mark Evans from india, I like technology and it's related fields from childhood being very passionate to read and share knowledge, I made this blog in focus of sharing technology topics In simplified manner.

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