Keyword Monitor

September 14, 2021: Keyword monitor has been merged with the HTTP monitor. A new tab called Content Validation can be found under HTTP Settings of Add/Edit Monitor. Existing keyword monitors have been converted to HTTP monitors. You do not need to make any changes to your monitors.

What is Keyword Monitor?

Keyword monitor is an extension of HTTP monitor with the added functionality to look for the presence or absence of a keyword. Keyword monitors have the following additional parameters:-

Keyword
The keyword to search in the webpage
Exists
If selected looks for the presence of the keyword otherwise looks for it's absence. The monitor is considered to be up when this criteria for the keyword is matched.
Case Sensitive
Determines whether to perform a case-sensitive matching of the keyword. Turn off to ignore case when matching the keyword.