Uptimebot is a bot for website Uptime. Its main service as stated on their domain is: get notified by sms or email if your website is down. Uptime checks your website at one minute intervals from 30 different locations across 5 continents. When querying for a domain, the website checks the DNS-server, the webserver, the mail server for errors and warnings. It also checks if a domain is registered as malware or is mentioned on blacklists. For using the service of Uptime it is not necessary for its bot to have visited a domain previous to a request. It is therefore not clear what the bot exactly does. Uptime checks close to a hundred blacklists to see if and IP-address is included, and is one of the best blacklist trackers available on the web.
The Internet of Bots has evaluated Uptimebot against 50 different checkpoints, of which 32 have been confirmed as being positive. These checkpoints evaluate the transparency and occurrence of a bot and don´t necessarily say something about its quality. The BotRank is calculated as [32*2=] 64%. The details of the bot and the BotRank can be seen below. For more information on how the BotRank is made, you can visit the page Botrank.