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  1. Group identical domain suffixes when ordering lexically

    Right now I have about 20 subdomains across 3 top-level domains.

    The current "domain-suffix-oblivious" lexical ordering is kind of a mess.

    I really wish all my "hexstreamsoft.com" subdomains were grouped together, and same thing for my "hexstream.net" and "hexstream.xyz" subdomains separately. Right now those are all "randomly" jumbled up together based on the lexical order of their lowest subdomain components.

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    • Make detailed pricing information publicly available (without registering and logging in)

      updown.io is STUPENDOUSLY inexpensive compared to most other uptime monitoring solutions available today. This is obviously one of your strongest selling points.

      So, "hiding" detailed pricing information on the logged-in-users-only page https://updown.io/credits/buy seems counter-productive. I was especially surprised by the big discounts given when buying credits in bulk. It seems to me that a version of this page (or equivalent information) should be made available for everyone, even if they haven't signed up for the service yet or are currently logged out. (This would make it easier for fans to share this information with friends or other prospective users, as…

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      • Multiple email addresses for the weekly report

        I'd like to be able to enter multiple email addresses for the weekly report. For example, certain department managers would like to receive a weekly report of the checks, but not be disturbed every time a check goes up or down.

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        • Add support for Google Chat incoming webhooks

          We would love to be able to post alerts to Google Chat using the incoming webhooks (cf. https://developers.google.com/hangouts/chat/how-tos/webhooks). A similar integration to the one already existing for Slack would be wonderful!

          12 votes
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          • IP address change

            IP address change

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            • Microsoft Teams integration.

              Please add support for posting status to multiple Microsoft Teams channels, similar to what exists for Slack.

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              • GZIP support

                Validate strings on compressed (GZIPped) pages.

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                • More heck periods: 2h and 4h

                  More check intervals: 2h, 4h.

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                  • 1 vote
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                    • Time to first response

                      On the dashboard it would be nice to see the timing to the first response

                      6 votes
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                      • Add button to fire example webhook to added webhook URL

                        Pretty simple, when you add a webhook there should be a "test" button which fires an example event to the webhook URL so the user can test it to ensure it works.

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                        • Change Slack webhook integration to Slack webhook URL (so other services which can emulate Slack's parsing to use this feature as well)

                          Instead of making the Slack webhook integration via the API, just allow users to put in a Slack URL. That way any other service which can emulate the Slack webhook schema can use the webhook feature.

                          As an example Discord has webhooks and if you add "/slack" to the end of a Discord webhook URL then it will parse the data as Slack does.

                          Currently I cannot use Updown with Discord. I also suspect that many other programs have an option to parse data like Slack so you could knock out a few webhook integrations in one simple step.

                          3 votes
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                          • Better expired SSL certificate notifications

                            Notifications about expired certificates can be improved (made more noticable) in 2 ways:
                            1. Display expired certificates as downtime (or use some other highlighting) in weekly reports (and other periodic reports).
                            2. Send repeated notifications for expired certificates (as it is done for downtime).

                            4 votes
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                            • Matrix notification

                              Hi,
                              You are providing Slack notifications. It would great to get Matrix notification (matrix.org). Open source. Open API.
                              Thanks.

                              3 votes
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                              • 10 votes
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                                • Custom CSS for Public Status Pagess

                                  It would be nice to have either page specific or account wide custom stylesheet applied to the public status pages. Specifically, I'd use it to draw more attention to the translation dropdown and to eliminate some whitespace.

                                  4 votes
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                                  • Nothing!

                                    Do not give in to feature creep :-)

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                                    • Send webhook-event when website is removed

                                      It sometimes occurs that a website which is no longer hosted by us goes down and has not (yet) been removed from updown.io. When we see a notification about such a website, it is usually removed from updown.io so it is no longer checked.

                                      Once it goes down, a webhook is sent and a monitoring-system alerts us of this error. If the website is removed from updown.io, there is no event to notifiy our system of this change, so the error persists.

                                      It would be great if the deletion of a website sends a webhook so your custom system could…

                                      4 votes
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                                      • Add alert groups

                                        It would be helpful to create "alert groups" that consist of one or more SMS numbers, Slack channels, etc.

                                        For example, I could create an alert group named "Project X" that consists of two SMS numbers and a Slack channel, and then I could assign that group to any alarms that are related to "Project X". In the future, when the members of "Project X" change I can just make changes to the alert group itself, rather than having to go to each alarm and add/remove recipients.

                                        Thanks!

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                                        • Add an alias / label for each SMS number

                                          Having the ability to set an "alias" for each SMS number would be very helpful.

                                          For example, I would like to add a label for SMS +1 5551234567 that reads "Marc's mobile", that way I can easily see who will receive which notifications.

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