Webhooks

Using webhooks with Better Uptime:

  1. Go to Integrations → Exporting data → Configure webhooks.
  2. Click Configure.
  3. Choose a type of webhook ("Incident" / "Monitor" / "On-call change").
  4. Enter your Webhook URL in the URL field.
  5. You're done!


Incident webhooks

You'll get a POST request when a new incident is created, gets acknowledged, or resolved. You can fetch the monitor details for the "relationships.monitor" field using the Monitors API  .

Monitor webhooks

You'll get a POST request when a new monitor is created, updated, paused/unpaused, or deleted.

On-call change webhooks

You'll get a POST request when an on-call contact changes.

Testing webhooks

We recommend using RequestBin  or Hookdeck  for testing out webhooks.

Monitoring webhooks

We recommend Hookdeck  to confidently manage webhooks in production. Use the Webhook URL and Connection from Testing Webhooks.