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Jul 19, 2023   |  By Dotcom-Monitor
PageSpeed Insights is a Google web tool that analyzes web page performance and optimization. It provides valuable insights and recommendations to help website developers improve their websites’ speed and user experience. With this tool, we can better understand how a website performs on different devices and networks. In this post, we’re going to look at how to use it correctly, as well as giving you some technical tips along the way. Alright, let’s jump in!
Jun 19, 2023   |  By Dotcom-Monitor
Infrastructure monitoring tools ensure systems’ optimal performance and availability, enabling the identification and resolution of potential issues before they become complex. This article delves into the different infrastructure monitoring tools available and their impact on business continuity and operational efficiency.
May 23, 2023   |  By Dotcom-Monitor
A server monitoring tool is software that monitors the operation and general health of servers and other components of IT infrastructure. These tools continuously track and gather information on a variety of parameters, such as CPU utilization, memory usage, disc space consumption, network traffic, and application performance. So, you get real-time insights into a server’s functionality and health, and IT specialists can identify and address issues before they affect end users.
Apr 12, 2023   |  By Glenn Lee
Real User Monitoring (RAM) and Synthetic Monitoring are two different approaches to website and application monitoring. They both serve the same purpose of ensuring optimal performance of a website or application, but they differ in how they collect data and the types of insights they provide. Understanding the difference between the two can help you determine which approach is best suited for your specific needs.
Mar 28, 2023   |  By Tech Support
By implementing a server monitoring tool, you can keep better track of your entire IT infrastructure, and make sure your servers aren’t experiencing downtime. If downtime does occur, server monitoring tools like ours at Dotcom-Monitor will act to alert you to issues so you can your team can take prompt action and minimize impact for your users, in addition to identifying the root cause of the problem to avoid further unplanned downtime.
Mar 14, 2023   |  By Tech Support
Synthetic monitoring is a means to monitor applications, pages, APIs, etc., from the user’s perspective so you can best understand how they perform for actual users. IT professionals use synthetic monitoring to run simple uptime checks and to monitor complex, mission-critical business transactions. Synthetic monitoring tools also allow you to test and monitor third-party applications, which can impact how your users experience your websites and web applications.
Mar 9, 2023   |  By Tech Support
Online business operations are ubiquitous now. Despite the big advantages of web-based business, it still comes with risks that could be detrimental if there’s no troubleshooting strategy already in place. One of the largest risks to doing business online is availability. Businesses are expected to perform online at the highest level every minute of every day, globally and across devices, which can be difficult for engineers and development teams to maintain.
Mar 3, 2023   |  By Tech Support
Before diving into how to monitor HTML Canvas, let’s define it. HTML Canvas is a powerful feature of HTML5 that allows developers to create and manipulate graphics, animations, and other visual effects using JavaScript. It’s a blank slate on which you can draw whatever you want, making it an excellent tool for creating interactive and dynamic web content.
Feb 24, 2023   |  By Tech Support
An essential element of your business success lies in establishing trust between you and your users. A big part of this is a reliable website that performs and is there when your users need it. We’ll show you how a website uptime monitoring tool can help you achieve excellence online, with all the wide-ranging benefits that encompasses, not least engendering trust between you and your users.
Feb 16, 2023   |  By Tech Support
Website downtime is a serious concern for businesses as it directly impacts the bottom line and can cause significant downstream effects as users turn to alternatives. You and your team can spend hundreds of hours to improve your websites, add new features, and create great content. If your website comes down at a critical moment, these efforts are wasted and users are left wondering about your business’ ability to function in the digital world.
May 12, 2023   |  By Dotcom-Monitor
Website downtime leads to lost revenue, decrease in website traffic, and a negative impact on your brand reputation. Learn about the most common causes of website downtime and how to prevent them with Dotcom-Monitor.
May 12, 2023   |  By Dotcom-Monitor
Slow website performance is frustrating for both users and website owners. It not only leads to poor user experience but can also impact your SEO rankings. In this video we explore top tips to better diagnose and optimize your website for speed and performance.
Apr 19, 2023   |  By Dotcom-Monitor
Learn how to monitor your website uptime proactively, setting downtime alerts to get notified immediately of any accessibility or performance issues. In this guide, we will show you how to setup downtime alerts using Dotcom-Monitor's website monitoring tool. Get real-time insights into your website's performance, and monitor multiple websites and web applications from different locations around the world.
Mar 28, 2023   |  By Dotcom-Monitor
Learn how to monitor your website to improve uptime and give your users the best possible experience, with our industry-leading tools at Dotcom-Monitor.
Mar 21, 2023   |  By Dotcom-Monitor
Learn how Dotcom-Monitor helps IT teams monitor performance, functionality, and uptime from real browsers to accurately understand how web pages, web applications, APIs, and services perform for users in real-time.
Aug 18, 2022   |  By Dotcom-Monitor
How many concurrent users do you need to load test your website? Total Users (aka Total Sessions count) metric is commonly used in performance testing to answer this question. However, it is not as straightforward as it may appear. Learn the difference between Total Users and Concurrent Users from this short video.
Jun 10, 2022   |  By Dotcom-Monitor
Learn how to configure phone number monitoring in a few simple steps from the PNM Quick Start Guide. Find the simplest and best way to check phone line connection, phone number availability, and toll free numbers 800 in this video.
Mar 14, 2022   |  By Dotcom-Monitor
In this tutorial, we cover the more advanced settings and configurations within the EveryStep Web Recorder for creating complex scripts.
Mar 9, 2022   |  By Dotcom-Monitor
This tutorial for the EveryStep Web Recorder will show you how to create basic monitoring scripts for web applications, server uptime tasks, and load testing.
Feb 28, 2022   |  By Dotcom-Monitor
An overview of LoadView from Dotcom-Monitor.

Powerful Website Monitoring & Performance Testing Tools:

  • Web Application Monitoring: UserView monitors multi step web transactions for performance, functionality and accessibility around the globe.
  • Load & Stress Testing: LoadView is an on-demand, cloud based load testing platform for websites and multi-step e-commerce transactions.
  • Webpage Performance Monitoring: BrowserView monitors page load speed at an element level using multiple browsers from around the world.
  • Web Services Monitoring: ServerView is a highly configurable platform that monitors performance and functionality of multiple internet services.

Go Beyond The Basics With Dotcom-Monitor:

  • Analyze site speed by digging into waterfall charts with video playback of the page as it loads.
  • Test website performance from multiple locations around the globe using real browsers.
  • Find bottlenecks by identifying elements that could benefit from using CDNs.
  • Optimize website load times. Improve webpage performance.