A TXT record is text in free, human-readable form, that is associated with an Internet domain as a DNS record for one purpose or another. The most popular use of a TXT record is to add your website to a search engine or to an analytics platform, which provides information about the traffic to your website. Setting up such a record may serve as proof that you are the domain owner and they will supply the content that you ought to include as the value when you create the record. Another purpose of a TXT record is to confirm that an e-mail message is sent by the domain address owner and from a reliable server - this is the so-called SPF protection, that prevents any electronic address created under your domain name to be forged and unauthorized people to send junk mail making it appear like it was sent from your own mailbox. You may include any other info you want to be associated with your domain in a TXT record as well.

TXT Records in Hosting

All it takes to set up a new TXT record on our end is a few clicks inside the Hepsia web hosting Control Panel, so if you employ a hosting account from our company, you are able to set up the record via a very user-friendly interface even when you have never done such a thing before. As you log in to your Control Panel, you'll have to visit the DNS Records section where you can control all the records associated with your domain names and subdomains, click on the New button and in the pop-up that will appear, simply select the hostname and the type (TXT) from drop-down menus and input the text you require for the record. We also have a detailed Help article, but if you are not sure how to handle it, our 24/7 tech support shall help you and create the needed record for you. The latter shall be functioning within the hour, so if you are verifying your site, for example, you may ask the search engine to check your website again immediately after the record has been created.

TXT Records in Semi-dedicated Hosting

The custom-built Hepsia website hosting CP, provided with our Linux semi-dedicated hosting packages, will allow you to set up a new TXT record very quickly and without any complications. It's very user-friendly and has a section devoted to the DNS records of your Internet domain names, so after you sign in and navigate to there, you are able to pick the required domain name or subdomain from a drop-down list, choose "TXT" as the type of the new record and type in the content that you'd like to be the actual text associated with the domain address. You can find a comprehensive step-by-step guide in the CP also and the new record shall be operating right after you create it, so if you need it for web site validation, for example, you can just wait for a bit and then commence the verification process with the online search engine where you are adding your website. In case you have any questions about the TXT records, our skilled technical support team will be available 24/7 to aid you.