Companies all over the world are realizing that to look professional to their users they need to take control of how they communicate system incidents or maintenance updates.
The best way of course to do this is through a beautifully presented status page.
But you probably knew that already anyway, that’s why you’re now looking for examples of outstanding status pages (some of our own humble examples) to help inspire you or to get a better understanding of what they are and how they work.
Here at Statuspal a hosted status page allows our clients to communicate to their users (employees and customers) up-to-date information about a site's status. This can be especially handy when you have a service disruption and you might not have other means to communicate what is going on.
Below is a comprehensive list of our favorite status pages of 202 so far. To get on our list, thesestatus pages stand out because of their design and branding, as well as the way in which they communicate in a clear and concise way about their system’s status.
Our favorites include:
University College Cork
Corenseder provides professional in-cloud SMTP server & API with reputable IPs and full email authentication.
Their status page is simple and to the point, displaying two services, each with a uptime graph. It also features comprehensive metrics for these and other services.
They have customised their header and footer matching their branding, resulting in a seamless transition from their website to the status page.
Tradologics provides a unified platform and set of APIs to address every part of the trading business cycle, allowing trading operations to focus on trading logic.
Their status page features a large number of services, most of them with uptime graph as these are core to their customers who are technical and value metrics.
CloudCone enables companies to deploy managed cloud services in a secure, scalable and reliable network.
They feature a status page with a fair amount of services, some of them grouped logically and others by region. They have customized colors that match their branding, this includes their subscription model:
Zitadel provides cloud native IAM services, it comes with all the features included to leverage your team, your customers and your software to make use of one of the most advanced identity and access management systems on the market today.
Their status page is fully customized to reflect their branding, they have a dark blue theme with light text color for contrast. They list services grouped by region, API and services.
Courseware offers proven software applications to set up a learning landscape with which learning can be organized both effectively and efficiently.
They feature a status page with a large header background that reflects their branding. They also have configured multi-language support so you can pick English or Dutch from the language selector in their footer.
University College Cork – National University of Ireland, Cork is a constituent university of the National University of Ireland, and located in Cork.
They have designed their status page with clear and simple grouping of services separating services relevant to students and to staff. They have added descriptions on services where clarification is needed.
BlueSnap provides an All-in-One Payment Platform designed to increase sales and reduce costs for B2B and B2C businesses around the world.
Talk about simplicity, BlueSnap has done an amazing job at creating a clear and minimalist status page, grouping their services by environment, with some customization of their design to perfectly match their branding.
They feature a custom "Contact support" button that they were able to add through custom HTML header.
Mediaplatz offers high-quality Managed WordPress Hosting & Maintenance Services to Agencies, SMEs, Webshop Owners & Entrepreneurs.
They feature an outstanding looking, with a glowing status indicator, and a custom HTML header that includes a "Submit ticket" button, they also support multiple languages, from which you can switch with the language selector in their footer.
Finqu enables their customers to create an eye-catching online store in an instant. You just pick one of the ready-made designs and you’ll have your own store up and running in an instant.
Finqu features a clean status page, where they've opted to completely remove the footer, and keep only their logo image in their header.
SumUp empowers business owners by enabling them to accept card payments in-store, in-app and online, in a simple, secure and cost-effective way.
They feature a status page in Portuguese (thanks to Statuspal's multi-language support), grouping their services into two root services that way keeping it easy to grasp at first glance.
ShopBase is the first e-commerce platform dedicated to DropShipping, on-demand printing and white labeling service launched by OpenCommerce Group.
Their status page has a beautiful green theme and large logo and header that prominently communicates their current status.
The main goal of a status page is to clearly communicate the status of your system, incidents and maintenance, and its design can be an integral part of successfully achieving this, so picking a platform that gives you the flexibility to customize your status page design is key.
If you're in the market for a status page, consider giving Statuspal a try, you can fully test our features during a 14-day trial, no credit card required.