How to use Google Drive to monitor your websites

I know some people don't like Google as a company, but they actually create some really good stuff (if you ignore Google Hangout which is terrible...). A lot of people know Google Drive (former Google Docs) to share and work on documents, but this platform can be used for a lot of other very interesting purposes. What you will build Your Google Spreadsheet will be automatically refreshed every 5 minutes with the results of your monitoring script, displaying response code of the page, response time, content of the page, and so on... If one of your website is down, an email will be sent to you. When it will be back online, an other email will tell you the good news. How to do it 1) First, create a new Spreadsheet on your Google Drive account (yes, screen is in ...