A TXT record is text in free, human-readable form, which is associated with a domain name as a DNS record for one purpose or other. The most common use of a TXT record is to add your web site to an online search engine or to an analytics platform, which offers information about the traffic to your Internet site. Creating this type of a record may serve as proof that you're the domain address owner and they'll provide the content that you need to include as the value when you set up the record. Another purpose of a TXT record is to confirm that an e mail message is sent by the Internet domain owner and from a reliable server - this is the so-called SPF protection, which prevents any electronic address set up under your domain name to be forged and unauthorized individuals to send spam making it appear like it was sent from your own mailbox. You may include any other information that you would like to be associated with your domain address in a TXT record as well.
TXT Records in Cloud Hosting
When you have a cloud hosting account and you would like to set up a TXT record for any reason for a domain name or a subdomain hosted within it, you'll be able to do that with only a few mouse clicks in the Hepsia Control Panel. The new record shall be active soon after that, so a search engine, for instance, can pick it up to validate that you're the owner of a given website in just minutes. You can create the TXT record in the DNS Records section of your Control Panel where you will also find all the other records for your domain names. All you will need to do will be to choose the Internet domain or subdomain and the record type through drop-down menus, type the text content and save the change. If you're not sure what you should do, you can also check out our step-by-step guide, which you can discover in the Help section of your account, or you could also contact our technical support to aid you with the creation of the new record.
TXT Records in Semi-dedicated Servers
A couple of mouse clicks via drop-down menus is all it will take to create a new TXT record for any domain name or subdomain that is hosted inside a semi-dedicated server account from our company, so in case you need such a record for any reason, you'll not encounter any problems even when you have no previous experience with such matters. Any domain you have hosted or subdomain you have created in your account will be listed inside the DNS Records section of your Hepsia Control Panel, so you can pick the one you need, pick TXT from a list of record types and enter the text you want to be associated with this record. Within around one hour the record will propagate, so you can use it for whatever purpose you need it. We've got an in depth Help article and a competent technical support team that's available 24/7 to assist you with the creation of a new record or any questions you might have about it.