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 widespread use of a TXT record is to add your web site to an Internet search engine or to an analytics platform, which provides details about the traffic to your web site. Setting up this kind of a record may serve as confirmation that you are the domain owner and they'll provide the content that you ought to include as the value when you create the record. Another purpose of a TXT record is to verify that an e mail message is sent by the domain owner and from a reliable web server - this is the so-called SPF security, that helps prevent any electronic address created under your domain name to be forged and unauthorized individuals to send junk mail making it look like it was mailed from your own mailbox. You may include any other info which you want to be associated with your domain address in a TXT record as well.

TXT Records in Shared Hosting

All it takes to create a new TXT record on our end is just a few mouse clicks within the Hepsia web hosting Control Panel, so if you employ a shared hosting account from our company, you'll be able to set up the record via a very user-friendly interface even when you have never done this before. As you log in to your Control Panel, you will have to go to the DNS Records section using which you can manage all the records relevant to your domains and subdomains, click 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 an in depth Help article, but if you aren't sure what to do, our 24/7 technical support shall help you and create the required record for you. The latter will be operating within the hour, in case you are validating your site, for instance, you may ask the search engine to check your site again right after the record has been created.

TXT Records in Semi-dedicated Hosting

A new TXT record can be set up without any difficulty if you employ a semi-dedicated server package from our company because the Hepsia CP, provided with all accounts, is extremely user-friendly and it'll permit you to set up any record with only a few clicks. All domains and subdomains which you have in the account will be listed in a drop-down menu, so you'll only have to select the one that you need, select the record type, that will be TXT in this case, and type or copy/paste the needed text. It will not take more than an hour for your new record to be 100% functioning and to propagate around the world. Even if you're not tech-savvy, you simply won't encounter problems to do that, but to be on the safe side, we also have an extensive guide in which you can find all the steps. Our tech support department will also be able to help you 24/7 with any questions you may have concerning the DNS records of your domain addresses.