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  1. Provide virus and malware alerts

    Integrate with a third-party (for example virusdie) to provide their virus/malware scan of your website for free.

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    • Custom Logo

      I think a custom logo has been suggested before in a comment (https://updown.uservoice.com/forums/177972-general/suggestions/33892252-custom-css-for-public-status-pagess), just wanted to raise it a suggestion now

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      • Show QUALYS SSL Labs Grade

        Show somewhere on the status page, the SSL Labs grade for the monitored host. It can be get trough the API, like https://api.ssllabs.com/api/v3/analyze?host=updown.io (it could be tested once a day for each host)

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        • Add UBL invoices

          To save time on bookkeeping, add UBL invoices.

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          • Customise (on/off) Default Notification Channels

            I would like to set which Slack Alert Channels (but this idea applies to all notification methods) should be default on or default off.

            I have a couple of channels I need just for specific high priority notifications. I don't want them accidentally switched on for every updown.io entry that is added

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            • Twitter up/down notifications via DM

              Twitter up/down notifications via DM

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                • Send status page url in webhook data

                  Send status page url in webhook data

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                  • Allow cachebusting URLs

                    I use updown to check a url that is behind a caching CDN. If the origin server goes offline, real users making requests for new URLs will see errors, but I will not be notified of downtime: the updown check will still succeed since the URL it is checking has been cached.

                    I'd like the ability to add a random string to a URL each time it is checked, so that requests bust through the cache and check that both the CDN and origin server are online

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                    • Negative monitoring

                      I would like to have checks which fail when something is there which shouldn't be there. For example a http endpoint which should only be available through https.

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                      • Order by status and disabled checks

                        I like ordering checks by status having the "down" first.
                        It would be nice, in this view, to have the disabled checks at the bottom of the list.

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                        • Ajax without reloading page

                          When we add new monitors or edit existing monitors, prevent ajax to reload page, I think this will improve UX, especially those who have a lot of monitors.

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                          • Screenshots

                            Add screenshots to the reports, so we don't have to setup that with another provider seperatly

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                            • Choose alert recipient with API

                              It would be nice to be able to choose which notification recipient (email, sms, ...) to activate/deactivate when creating a check through the API.
                              For now all recipients are activated by default.

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                              • 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!

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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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