Basically Pingdom is a tool or a service which is used to track websites to know about downtime, uptime or performance of a particular site. The base of Pingdom is in Sweden, but Pingdom use to track monitors from several locations across the globe so that it can access the actual downtime for routing problem.
Everybody use to like faster websites and if a website cannot be accessed fast Pingdom can help by giving information about the problems which are occurring while accessing the website, using its tools.
The founder & CEO of Pingdom is Sam Nurmi. Pingdom offers cost effective monitoring of website and server. A global network is used for this monitoring and this process is done every day & even every hour. The survey of gives us the statistics of uptime and response time and also sms alerts and email alerts are available in Pingdom.
How to Check a website speed Using Pingdom:-
There is a particular website for Pingdom which we need to access in order to check speed. A block is given on that website where we can enter our required website’s (who’s speed we are going to check) URL. Pingdom will give all the details of that particular website in a short span including the speed of accessing the web page. One can get details of a web page ever instant for which he/she needs to share some information such as email-id or mobile no with Pingdom. Pingdom will give the details at every instance using massage or email alerts about the web page.
How Pingdom Works:-
All traces are done using real web browsers. A bunch of instances of Google Chrome web browser is use to load websites and recording their details of performances. All the tests of tracing is done using dedicated Pingdom servers.
Features Available in Pingdom:-
We can track different types of websites through Pingdom in different ways.
Examine The Website’s All Parts- We can get the file sizes, loading times, and all sorts of other details of every element of a web page (HTML, images, Java Scripts, etc.). We can also sort our required file and identify their details and performances in different ways.
Overview of Performance- We can get overview of a web page in different aspect using Pingdom.
Performance Tips- If a webpage is not working in proper manner we can get some tips to stop the troubles of accessing that web page. We can also get some knowledge about increasing the speed of a web page.
Tracing Performance History- Pingdom saves the reviews of webpages so that a client can trace the performance history of a webpage.
Sharing Traced Result- One can share the trace history with friends to avoid troubles while accessing a website.
Actually Pingdom is Google based web tool. A hypothetical scenario of details of the web pages is given to us by Pingdom and the data given to us are not real. But this hypothetical scenario gives most of time a correct result to its users.