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 another. The most common use of a TXT record is to add your site to an Internet search engine or to an analytics platform, that offers info about the targeted traffic to your site. Creating this type of a record serves as verification that you are the domain owner and they'll supply the content that you need to include as the value when you set up the record. Another application of a TXT record is to validate that an email message is sent by the domain address owner and from a reliable hosting server - this is the so-called SPF protection, which prevents any electronic address set up under your domain to be forged and unauthorized individuals to send junk mail 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 domain in a TXT record as well.
TXT Records in Hosting
All it takes to create a new TXT record on our end is a few clicks inside the Hepsia website hosting CP, so if you employ a hosting account from our company, you'll be able to set up the record using a very user-friendly interface even if you have never done this before. Once you log in to your Control Panel, you will have to go to the DNS Records section through which you can control all records associated with your domain names and subdomains, click on the New button and in the pop-up that shall appear, simply select the hostname and the type (TXT) from drop-down menus and enter the text you need for the record. We also have a comprehensive Help article, but if you are not sure what to do, our 24/7 tech support team shall help you and set up the required record for you. The latter is going to be working within the hour, in case you are validating your Internet site, for example, you can ask the search engine to check your site again right after the record has been set up.
TXT Records in Semi-dedicated Hosting
The custom-built Hepsia hosting CP, included with all of our semi-dedicated hosting, will allow you to set up a new TXT record very fast and with no complications. It is quite user-friendly and features a section dedicated to the DNS records of your domain addresses, so after you sign in and go there, you can pick the needed domain or subdomain from a drop-down list, pick out "TXT" as the type of your new record and input the content you want to be the actual text associated with the Internet domain. You will find a comprehensive step-by-step guide inside the CP as well and the new record will be operational right after you create it, so if you want it for Internet site verification, for instance, simply wait for a bit and then begin the verification procedure with the search engine where you're adding your site. If you have questions concerning the TXT records, our professional technical support team will be available 24/7 to assist you.