How to Use the Dashboards Feature

What are Dashboards? At StatusCake we offer lots of options in terms of reporting, from our Public Reporting pages which display information on our uptime tests – to our detailed email reports which give a summary of uptime over a defined time period. Our newest reporting tool comes in the […]

Which Features are Available at StatusCake?

At StatusCake we have a wide range of monitoring features! This article serves as a appendix and summary of our primary features, and a place where you can quickly find more information on what’s offered by each tool! Alerts and Notifications Alerting – All of our alerts are configured through […]

What Check Rates does StatusCake Offer?

At StatusCake we have a wide range of check rates on offer to ensure that your sites are always being scanned at an interval which suits you, the available check rates in-app are: 24 hours – The URL will be scanned once per 86400 seconds 1 hour – The URL will […]

How to Use Tags

Within StatusCake you can add tags to tests in order for usage in other parts of the app. Adding a tag to a test will allow for easy grouping and filtering in the dashboard, addition of tests in groups the the public reports, easy group setup for maintenance windows, and […]

How to use the Virus Scan feature

Our new Virus Scanning feature is available on our Superior plan upwards and enables you to detect trojans, viruses, malware & other malicious threats on your website. We check against known threats, and this database is updated hourly You can set up a new Virus Scan using the link in the top section of […]

Virus Scan – FAQ

Here you can find frequently asked questions on our Virus Scan Feature: Q. What does Virus Scan search for? A. Virus Scan will search for trojans, viruses, malware & other malicious threats on your website. We check against known threats, and this database is updated hourly Q. Is Virus Scanning available […]

Using the OpsGenie integration

OpsGenie can be fully integrated with the StatusCake service for uptime alerts and other reporting types, this integration supports alert escalation, and also has phone call as an alerting method! Note – you must have verified your OpsGenie email address before using the service In OpsGenie: 1. Sign up to […]

How to Manage and Optimise Alerts

With so many alerting methods included in StatusCake, it’s sometimes hard to find the balance in terms of alerting method and frequency, in this article we will look at alerting in more detail and delve into some of the ways that we can make monitoring alerts more efficient and constructive. […]

Using the Final Location feature

The final location field can be found on uptime type tests, and allows you to be alerted if the final URL received by the test is different to what you have specified. This can be useful when testing a URL with redirects, and also in combination with our Content match […]

Where can I view my invoices?

You can view all of your StatusCake invoices for subscription payments by navigating to the “Billing and Plans” option in the left menu of the dashboard, or by using this link – .