Uptimebot

  • For a Downtime checker
  • Called Uptime
  • From The United States
  • By Domains By Proxy
  • Gets a score of 64%

What is Uptimebot?

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.


BotRank for Uptimebot (64%):

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.

User Agent(s) (4/5):

  1. Distinguishable: Yes
  2. Botname: Uptimebot
  3. Email: Not mentioned
  4. Version: 1.0
  5. Mozilla: 5.0

Whois (5/5):

  1. Public: Visit Whois
  2. Organization: Domains By Proxy
  3. Country: The United States
  4. City: Scottsdale
  5. Street: Yes

Weblinks (4/5):

  1. User agent: Visit Uptime
  2. Crawler: Visit Uptime
  3. Homepage: Visit Uptime
  4. Query: Visit Uptime
  5. Adding: Not available

Usage (5/5):

  1. Recommended: Yes
  2. Category: Downtime checker
  3. Free query: Yes
  4. Register: Yes
  5. Logo: Yes

Occurrence (10/15):

  1. Has visited during 10 of the 15 control months

Webdepth (4/15):

  1. Has visited 4 of the 15 control sites