Automating using email is versatile. You can use your custom monitoring tools to automate your status page! Just configure them to send UP/DOWN alerts to a given email address. It is also compatible with services that can send email alerts like Uptime Robot.
Click on Automate on your menu.
For the component you want, click on the copy to clipboard button.
Send an email to address you just copied with UP or DOWN in the subject. The component's status will be instantly updated.