Monitor Website Downtime for Free with Uptime Robot

Uptime Robot monitors your website every 5 minutes and sends alerts if your website is down.

This free monitoring system double checks to make sure your site is indeed down before sending alerts.

It allows notifications of alerts to be set to ignore minor downtimes, define periods for website maintenance, allows receiving alerts through a choice of multiple platforms, and verifies downtime from multiple locations.

Uptime Robot also provides a status page as part of the service and has a user-friendly dashboard.

If you would like additional features, you can upgrade to Pro, which includes the following:

  • See payment history, if any
  • Set personal information
  • Change password
  • Change email
  • Delete account
  • *Add Alert Contacts
  • Add Public Status Page
  • RSS notification settings
  • API settings

Uptime Robot FAQs


Who created this tool?

Uptime Robot Service Provider Ltd.

Address: Regent House, Office 21, Bisazza Street, Sliema SLM1640, MALTA


What does this tool do?

Uptime Robot monitors your website every 5 minutes and sends alerts if your website is down.


When should someone use this tool?

Anytime you have a website that you wish to be notified of downtime.


Who can you contact to get more information or help?

Before contacting support at, check Uptime Robot's FAQ Page or Uptime Robot's Facebook Page for possible answers.

Telephone: +90 212 299 3044 (available 9am - 18pm UTC +00 in weekdays)

E-mail: (available 7/24 weekdays and weekends)


Why should someone use this tool?

So you know when your website goes down and you can take action quickly so that the downtime is minimized.

  • Go to
  • Click on the Sign-up button in the upper right corner or go to
  • Enter your First and Last Name, Email, and Password.
  • Check the "Inform me about new features and updates" checkbox if you would like to receive emails from Uptime Robot.
  • Click on the reCAPTCHA "I'm not a robot" box
  • Click the Sign-up button. You will be asked to check your email address and activate your account.
  • Login and you will be directed to your dashboard
  • Once at the Dashboard, it is possible to Add New Monitor.
  • Fill out the information box:
  • Options include: Sorting Monitors, Bulk Actions, Export Monitors, Shorten or Lengthen Monitor names
  • On the right-hand side of the Dashboard, you can view details about the account.
  • Also available is Quick Stats, Overall Uptime, Latest Downtime, Latest Events for All Monitors, Export Logs, and access to recent Uptime Robot Blog Posts.

Need help with your website monitoring?

You know monitoring your website is important but you may be worried about the time it will take - especially if issues arise.

That's where I can help!

Sign up for my monthly website monitoring and maintenance and I'll take care of the issues for you.