Pingdom Page Speed Alternative

Continuously Test and Monitor Website Performance with DebugBear.

Pingdom alternative page speed dashboard
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Site Speed Dashboards

See how site speed changes over time

DebugBear runs daily performance tests and keeps track of over 50 performance metrics, for example the Largest Contentful Paint or Load Time.

Lighthouse-based

DebugBear is built on top of Google's Lighthouse tool. Just like Pingdom we provide you with a waterfall and possible fixes to your site. However, unlike Pingdom, we also show SEO and Accessibility metrics.

Core Web Vitals Field Data

Keep track of the real user web vitals metrics that can impact your rankings.

Front-end web performance monitoring dashboard
Request weight and bundle size

Dive deep into the data

In-depth test results

DebugBear collects detailed debug data that helps you understand your metrics. Compare two test results and see exactly what changed.

Request waterfall

DebugBear and Pingdom provide a request waterfall showing you in what order different parts of your page loaded. However, DebugBear a step further by exposing details like how different requests were prioritized by the browser.

Debug Web Vitals

See what element caused the Largest Contentful Paint and get a list of all layout shifts on the page.

Customize your tests

Test pages behind authentication

Got an app that's only accessible after logging in? Fill out a login form before tests are run or set a Basic Auth header.

15 test locations

Run your tests where your users are, in 15 different locations around the world. Pingdom beats DebugBear here, with over 100 global test locations.

Advanced features

There are many similar tools to Pingdom. DebugBear shines at customizability. Specify exactly when to run tests, set performance budgets, and track custom user timing metrics.

Web performance monitoring: filmstrip and list of request

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