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How do you know if your website is up and running or if it is just your computer or connection? There is an easy way to know. First, if you can get to Google then run a speed test at this web address:

Enter your web address. You do not need http or www. If we were putting ours in it would just be

Anything above 50 means your website is fine. Speed depends on whether your are running an html site or a database driven site & your host. Database sites return lower results. There are things you can do to speed up your site but that is not the subject of this post.

Many times there are connectivity issues with the web. They often do not have anything to do with your website. For example, if you are on Comcast you may not see your site due to issues with Comcast. It can be local or Comcast wide. You may see your site on another provider like Verizon but not on your Cable Modem provider.

There are many connections on the web that can go wrong. After being on the web since the early days of black blinky screens I am surprised how it works 99% of the time. If you cannot get to Google then the whole internet may be down. If you can see some sites and not others it is likely your ISP