A TXT record is text in free, human-readable form, that's associated with a domain address as a DNS record for one purpose or another. The most popular use of a TXT record is to add your web site to an Internet search engine or to an analytics platform, that provides info about the targeted traffic to your Internet site. Setting up this type of a record serves as confirmation that you're the domain address owner and they'll supply the content that you should include as the value when you create the record. Another application of a TXT record is to confirm that an e mail message is sent by the domain name owner and from a reliable server - this is the so-called SPF protection, that prevents any electronic address created under your domain to be forged and unauthorized people to send junk mail making it appear like it was sent from your own mailbox. You can include any other information that you'd like to be associated with your domain address in a TXT record as well.
TXT Records in Website Hosting
All it takes to set up a new TXT record on our end is a few mouse clicks in the Hepsia hosting CP, so if you use a website hosting account from our company, you'll be able to create the record using a very user-friendly interface even if you have never done such a thing before. Once you log in to your Control Panel, you'll need to visit the DNS Records section where you can control all the records related to your Internet domain names and subdomains, click the New button and in the pop-up which will appear, simply pick the hostname and the type (TXT) from drop-down menus and input the text that you need for the record. We also have an in depth Help article, but if you aren't sure what to do, our 24/7 technical support will help you and create the required record for you. The latter is going to be active within the hour, so if you're validating your web site, for example, you can ask the search engine to check your website again shortly after the record has been set up.
TXT Records in Semi-dedicated Servers
A new TXT record can be set up for every domain name or subdomain that you have added to a semi-dedicated server account from our company and the Hepsia CP, provided with all the accounts created on our innovative cloud platform, will allow you to do that effortlessly irrespective of your level of understanding of such matters. All domains/subdomains you have shall be listed in alphabetical order in a drop-down menu, so as soon as you choose the one that you need and you choose TXT as the record type, you'll simply have to input the text that'll be the actual record and you'll be ready. This is done inside the DNS Records section of the Control Panel and if you experience any troubles, you'll find a step-by-step tutorial inside the same section. Our technical support team will also be there for you 24/7 and they can assist you with any questions you might have. Within an hour the new record will be operational, so you can continue with the task you need it for.