A TXT record is text in free, human-readable form, which is associated with a domain address as a DNS record for one purpose or other. The most frequent use of a TXT record is to add your web site to an Internet search engine or to an analytics platform, which provides info about the web traffic to your website. Setting up such a record serves as proof that you're the domain name owner and they'll provide the content you should 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 reliable web server - this is the so-called SPF protection, which prevents any electronic address set up under your domain name to be forged and unauthorized people to send junk e-mail making it look like it was mailed from your own mailbox. You could add any other info you want to be associated with your Internet domain in a TXT record as well.

TXT Records in Website Hosting

All it takes to set up a new TXT record on our end is just a few mouse clicks within the Hepsia website hosting Control Panel, so if you use a website hosting account from our company, you can create the record via a very user-friendly interface even if you have never done such a thing before. When you sign in to your CP, you will have to visit the DNS Records section using which you can control all of the records related to your Internet domain names and subdomains, click on the New button and in the pop-up that will show up, simply choose the hostname and the type (TXT) from drop-down menus and type the text that you need for the record. We also have a comprehensive Help article, but if you aren't sure what you should do, our 24/7 tech support team can assist you and create the necessary record for you. The latter shall be functioning within the hour, so if you are validating your website, for instance, you can ask the search engine to check your website again immediately after the record has been created.

TXT Records in Semi-dedicated Hosting

A new TXT record can be set up with ease when you use a semi-dedicated server plan from our company as the Hepsia Control Panel, included with all accounts, is really user-friendly and it'll allow you to set up any record with just a few mouse clicks. All domain addresses and subdomains which you have in the account will be listed in a drop-down menu, so you will just have to select the one that you need, choose the record type, that will be TXT in this case, and enter or copy/paste the needed text. It won't take more than an hour for your new record to be completely functioning and to propagate around the world. If you are not tech-savvy, you will not experience difficulties to get this done, but to be on the safe side, we've got an in depth guide in which you can find all the steps. Our technical support department will also be able to assist you 24/7 with any questions that you may have concerning the DNS records of your domains.