Did you know at any given moment websites like yours are
failing? Usually for just seconds at a time. But every so often they
can go down for hours. And unless you check every so often how would you ever
know? These tools can help you keep your finger on the site.
http://aremysitesup.com/ -Plan will check up to five of your sites at least 25 times per day. You get unlimited email and SMS notifications and we will do our best to tell you WHY your site was down by providing the HTML status error code.
Ever wonder how to get one of these cool graphics in your url? If you control your own website, you can create the graphics. These sites will help you do it. The graphic is called a favicon.
http://www.photoshopsupport.com/tutorials/jennifer/favicon.html -How to make one in Photoshop
http://tools.dynamicdrive.com/favicon/- This will take a graphic and make it for you (much easier). Follow the directions on this site on uploading the graphic to your server/website.
Track Search Engine Rankings
Web Ceo -Does the Search position tracking for you as well as a ton of other SEO functions.
http://www.kpmrs.com/ -A free online program that will track your keywords rankings for 1 website.
http://www.seocockpit.com/ - A paid online program that tracks your rankings for many websites. Its back link tracker has never proven to work for me.