Web site Loading speed is one of the parameters of search engine’s algorithm to rank websites now. It is also a factor that makes your website’s visitor re-visit your website. There are webmaster tools that allows you monitor to measure your website loading performance and one of them is Speed Monitor.
Speed Monitor is a portable application for tracking the loading speed of multiple websites over a period time. It has an adjustable check interval and averages from the last 10, 100, and 1000 tries. It provides graphical representations of the loading speed which can be quite helpful for webmasters who might wish to check the loading speed of their websites and compare it with competitors. Such information can provide valuable market research that can be imperative for SWOT (strengths, weaknesses, opportunities, threats) analysis of a business. A company’s research and development or business intelligence division, often requires such data for business analytical purposes.
How to enter URL:
After launching Speed Monitor, enter websites to track in the text boxes. By default, the frequency is set to 60 seconds, which you can change if you prefer to do so. Click on the Enable Fetching button to start monitoring the added websites.
To add a websites, click on a row and enter a URL or IP address.
Complete features of Speed Monitor:
- Multiple websites
- Minimizes to tray
- Editable frequency
- Last 1/10/100/1000 averages
- Enable/disable switch
- If a website is unreachable, time turns red (and reads -1)
- Automatic saving/loading of URLs
- Charts of the last 100 measured times
- Drag-and-drop for URLs
- Easy data reset