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What problems can I have by pinging or making a HTTP request to a website every minute?

What problems do I have to think before creating a monitoring system like pingdom, etc?
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Is reading the HTTP GET response enough to know if the server is up?

I want to make sure the site is UP and running. Is reading the HTTP GET Response enough? What does services like PingDom test?