Use Your Google Docs Account to Monitor Web Site Uptime

By Jason Fitzpatrick on March 27th, 2012

If you’re looking for a free and customizable uptime monitor, you can easily tweak a Google Docs account to do the dirty work for you.

Over at Digital Inspiration they share a great tutorial and bit of code for turning a Google Docs spreadsheet into a monitoring service. All you need is a Google account and a copy of their free spreadsheet to enjoy minute-by-minute monitoring with email alerts. Hit up the link below to read how to set it up and get a copy of the monitoring script.

Monitor Your Web Site’s Uptime with Google Docs [Digital Inspiration]

Jason Fitzpatrick is a warranty-voiding DIYer who spends his days cracking opening cases and wrestling with code so you don't have to. If it can be modded, optimized, repurposed, or torn apart for fun he's interested (and probably already at the workbench taking it apart). You can follow him on if you'd like.

  • Published 03/27/12
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