up-or-txt

up-or-text

up-or-txt

Monitor a url and start txting if it goes down. You can get this working with a free twilio account.

npm install up-or-txt

The example below will monitor https://www.google.com and start txting you if google returns a non-200 more than 3 times in a row. It will continue to txt you every 10 minutes until it is back up.

var watch = require('up-or-txt');
 
watch({
twilio:{
sid: 'your-twilio-sid',
token: 'your-twilio-token',
number: 'your-twilio-phone-number'
},
phones: ['your-number'],
checkInterval: 1000 * 30,
txtInterval: 1000 * 60 * 10,
url: 'https://www.google.com/',
maxFailureCount: 3,
message: 'google is broken!'
});