A TXT record is text in free, human-readable form, that is associated with a domain name as a DNS record for one purpose or other. The most typical use of a TXT record is to add your site to an online search engine or to an analytics platform, which offers info about the traffic to your web site. Setting up this kind of a record works as proof that you're the domain name owner and they will provide the content that you ought to include as the value when you set up the record. Another application of a TXT record is to validate that an e mail message is sent by the domain owner and from a trusted server - this is the so-called SPF protection, that helps prevent any electronic address created under your domain name to be forged and unauthorized individuals to send out spam making it look like it was sent from your own mailbox. You could include any other info that you'd like to be associated with your Internet domain in a TXT record as well.

TXT Records in Shared Website Hosting

When you have a shared website hosting account and you would like to set up a TXT record for any reason for an Internet domain or a subdomain hosted within it, you'll be able to do that with a few clicks in your Hepsia CP. The new record shall be live shortly after that, so a search engine, for instance, can pick it up to verify that you are the owner of a particular Internet site in a matter of minutes. You can create the TXT record through the DNS Records section of your CP in which you shall also find all the other records for your domain addresses. All you will have to do will be to select the domain or subdomain and the record type from drop-down menus, enter the text content and save the change. If you aren't sure how to proceed, you can even check our step-by-step guide, which you'll discover in the Help section of your account, or you could also get in touch with our technical support to aid you with the creation of the new record.

TXT Records in Semi-dedicated Servers

Several clicks through drop-down menus is all it's going to take to set up a new TXT record for any domain address or subdomain which is hosted within a semi-dedicated server account from our company, so if you need such a record for any purpose, you'll not encounter any problems even if you have zero previous experience with such matters. Any domain that you've hosted or subdomain that you have created in your account will be listed in the DNS Records section of your Hepsia CP, so you can pick the one you need, pick TXT from a list of record types and type the text which you want to be associated with this record. Within no more than one hour the record is going to propagate, to enable you to use it for whatever purpose you require it. We've got a detailed Help article and a skilled tech support team that's available 24/7 to help you out with the creation of a new record or any questions you may have about it.