What is Distill?

Distill is a web monitoring tool that monitors websites for changes. You can monitor a webpage or parts of a webpage for changes by selecting elements. You can receive alerts in multiple forms - via Email, SMS (text message) and push notifications on your mobile.

There are two types of page monitoring services to start monitoring web pages:

  • Browser extension to check for changes using a PC.
  • Distill’s servers to check for changes 24×7 in cloud.

A monitor to check for changes is configured to be checked at scheduled interval. When checking it, Distill collects two type of data, raw data and text. Text is used to compare updates for changes. When a new update is found, Distill alerts of the changes. There are different ways of getting alerts. Checkout features to learn more.