How to Take a Snapshot of Web Page and Store It Online

toggle-button takes a 'snapshot' of a webpage that will always be online even if the original page disappears.

There are several good reasons to take a 'snapshot' of a page which could change soon: records of price lists, job offers, real estate listings, recipes, photos, government pages, portfolios, etc. is a time capsule for web pages. It saves a text and a graphical copy of a web page and provides a short and reliable link to an unalterable record of any web page. 
In addition to a web page being stored online, there’s a downloadable zip version available for offline storage.
There’s a searchable archive to look up previous archived pages by URL, if it’s been archived more than once, all archives are displayed as clickable thumbnails.
The site is ad free and offers Chrome and Edge extensions.

Archiving a page can be slow at times
Each webpage saved can't be bigger than 50 MB each
Saved pages have no active elements or scripts for safety.
Some scripts can interfere with the whole page being saved.

If you need a snapshot of a web page for future use or reference, give a try. 

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I've looked at the main site, the blog and the FAQs but I can't locate the Zip file you mentioned for offline storage. I might need someone to hold my hand and point me right at it.

michael clyde

After you enter a URL into the site and click the search button, the site goes into a queue for archiving. Depending on the size of the site and how busy their servers are, it can be a few seconds or a few minutes or longer.
Once the site is archived a page appears with the site archived. On that page, near the top, there is a link to download the zip file. It looks like this:

For over a decade now, I save a copy of web pages as .mht
It is comparable with saving a 'web page complete' except you don't have to suffer having a related folder called 'files' (AGH!)
IE always offered that single file save format (not sure if it still does ?)
When I open such a saved file, all of the links still work (assuming the site still has them)
Some browsers may not be able to open .mht file, but FF has an extension to allow that.

Does this differ from what you are proposing ?
Or, does yours save all the linked stuff as well ?

I'm not familiar with .mht. I would save a page using your usual method and save the same page at the site and compare the two.

The page is also stored online, so is accessible from a device with an internet connection and can look up other websites and any previous iterations that may have been saved.


Why not just hit the PrtScrn key and save the image ??
Our use the Snip tool in Windows and save the image ??

Archiving a page is different from a screenshot. It stores the whole page in its original format. You can copy things from the page, links work, etc. It's an active web page, not a static screenshot.  It stores the page online at a unique URL. Any previously archived pages are there for comparison. It's very much like the Internet Archive Wayback Machine, the links and content are intact (minus scripts and some interactive elements).

It's working fine for me now in a few different browsers on two different internet connections on mobile and laptop.

I've had mixed results over the years with the sites that check if a website is down so I tend to check many of them if I think a site is down. Some will say a site is working, some not. That's the result I've gotten now. This says it's up: Another says it's been down for maintenance for 100 days.

There are some issues with Cloudflare with this and other sites. If you’re using a DNS service that could be an issue. I'd try a different browser. I'm running into more and more site availability issues with the newer versions of Chrome based browsers.

Lol I ran into one just now, a site I use often and used last night is now flagged as unsafe in a chrome based browser but is fine in Firefox. ¯\_(ツ)_/¯

Can't put a star on this article about this site yet...
Could not access it this a.m.
And checked here:
with this message:
The site has been unreachable for more than 100 days. If the site is live or if you have further information about the site status, please comment below...

Update: they lied! Just accessed a few hours later it via Edge browser.

I'm glad you could access the site. :-)