This plugin hasn’t been tested with the latest 3 major releases of WordPress. It may no longer be maintained or supported and may have compatibility issues when used with more recent versions of WordPress.



What is WP Pingdom?

WP Pingdom brings the power of Pingdom’s automatic site monitoring to your WordPress blog, allowing you to include your uptime statistics on your blog in textual or graphical form. The remote calls to Pingdom and the graph image are cached, so the Widget should not affect your site’s performance.

You can read more at the WP Pingdom plugin page. WP Pingdom is 100% GPL compatible.


  1. Your Pingdom username, password, and api-key
  2. WordPress 2.1+
  3. PHP-soap extension
  4. PHP 5.0+


  • WordPress Pingdom Widget In Action


Installation Instructions

  1. Download the plugin and unzip it.
  2. Copy the pingdom folder to wp-content/plugins
  3. Make sure wp-content/cache is writable (777)
  4. Add define('ENABLE_CACHE', true); to your wp-config.php file
  5. Activate the plugin and drag into your Widgetized sidebar
  6. Fill in your personalized information and hit save.


Should you encounter any issues using this widget, please leave a comment. Likewise for improvements, outcry, and other commentary you might have.

Contributors & Developers

“WP-Pingdom” is open source software. The following people have contributed to this plugin.

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