Vikinguard

Description

Vikinguard collects performance data from your site providing you with meaningful information about:

  1. Your site availability.Vikinguard tests your site constantly from many locations all around the world and notifies you when something goes wrong, like when your site is down or not performing properly.

  2. The real experience of your site’s users. Real User Monitoring is the only way to understand the real experience of each single visitor navigating in your site. This is the best way to understand what should be done in order to improve your website’s performance and answer questions like what is the user experience from a specific country, at what time you get the most of your users traffic, …

  3. Your site performance/load time. It will provide you with visibility about what is the expected load time of your site before any user access your site, as well as when they are accessing. Vikinguard will provide you with some advices to improve your site performance (remember that SEO takes into account page load time…).

  4. Failures. Vikinguard will provide you with visibility of the failures that were experienced by your users and will notify you in advance is we detect any performance issue before any end user experiences it.

For more information: vikinguard.com. Please note that you need a Vikinguard account for this plugin. If you don’t have one yet, don’t worry, you can create one during the installation process.

Screenshots

  • vikinguard overview panel
  • vikinguard fast audit

Installation

  1. From your WordPress administration interface, go to ‘Plugins’ > ‘Add new’. Once there, search for “Vikinguard”.

  2. Click ‘Install Now’ and follow the instructions. When asked for an account, add your mail (whether your new one if it a new account or the existent one if you already have an active Vikinguard account).

  3. That’s all!

FAQ

How does Vikinguard collect the Real User Monitoring data?

Vikinguard uses a JavaScript snippet to collect performance data from the users visiting your site. The snippet is added automatically to all pages under your site.The script is loaded asynchronously, so it does not affect the performance of your site.

Reviews

September 3, 2016
Monitors your site and alerts you when it is down. furthermore takes real user experience metrics. It is FREE, should be a must
September 3, 2016
Fantastic monitoring service for free: Active and Real user monitoring and very useful tips.
Read all 2 reviews

Contributors & Developers

“Vikinguard” is open source software. The following people have contributed to this plugin.

Contributors

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Changelog

1.1.0

  • Launch version

1.2.0

  • Sign up bug fixed.

1.2.1

  • JavaScript bug register fixed.

2.0.0

  • Added multishop support.

2.1.0

  • Added multiuser support.

2.1.1

  • Fixed protocols http/https mismatch .

2.1.2

  • Fixed protocols http/https mismatch .

2.1.2

  • Fixed several bugs and improvement in tracking

3.1.0

  • Deeper information collection

3.1.1

  • Fixed javascript problem in minified enviroment

3.1.2

  • Some minor changes

3.1.3

  • Vikinguard for blogs

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* Some minor changes and cmp