Mark is a technical writer at Dotcom-Monitor. He has over 15 years experience in IT administration.  When he's not evangelizing the importance of web performance, Mark enjoys unplugging in the Minnesota Northwoods with his family and friends. You can find Mark on Google+.

Reddit Detected Down

Dotcom-Monitor has detected that has gone down on 3/10/2016 around 8:30 PM CST, returning a 503 error “all of our servers are busy right now”.  This seemed to be a complete outage from all locations around the US until approximately 9:05 PM CST.

Network Solutions Name Servers Currently Experiencing DNS Resolution Issues

Dotcom-Monitor has detected that some customers of Network Solutions using name servers such as NS46.WORLDNIC.COM and NS53.WORLDNIC.COM are experiencing intermittent issues.  Occasionally resolution attempts to the servers return improper results by pointing multiple unrelated websites to  To see if this affects your site you can look for this result using the free DNS trace on as well as in a…