A TXT record is text in free, human-readable form, that's associated with a domain address as a DNS record for one purpose or another. The most frequent use of a TXT record is to add your website to a search engine or to an analytics platform, that offers info about the traffic to your Internet site. Creating this kind of a record can serve as confirmation that you're the Internet 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 Internet domain owner and from a trusted hosting server - this is the so-called SPF security, that prevents any electronic address set up under your domain to be forged and unauthorized individuals to send junk e-mail making it look like it was sent from your own mailbox. You may include any other information that you'd like to be associated with your Internet domain in a TXT record as well.

TXT Records in Cloud Hosting

All it takes to create a new TXT record on our end is a few clicks within the Hepsia hosting CP, so if you employ a cloud hosting account from our company, you'll be able to set up the record using a very user-friendly interface even when you have never done such a thing before. After you sign in to your CP, you'll need to go to the DNS Records section where you can handle all records associated with your domains and subdomains, click on the New button and in the pop-up which will appear, simply choose the hostname and the type (TXT) from drop-down menus and type the text you need for the record. We also have an in depth Help article, but if you aren't sure how to handle it, our 24/7 tech support team can assist you and set up the necessary record for you. The latter shall be active within the hour, so if you are validating your web site, for example, you could ask the search engine to check your website again shortly after the record has been set up.

TXT Records in Semi-dedicated Hosting

A new TXT record could be set up easily if you employ a semi-dedicated server package from our company as the Hepsia CP, included with all the accounts, is very user-friendly and it'll allow you to create any record with a few mouse clicks. All domain addresses and subdomains you have inside the account shall be listed in a drop-down menu, so you'll simply have to select the one that you need, select the record type, which will be TXT in this case, and input or copy/paste the needed text. It will not take more than one hour for your new record to be completely working and to propagate worldwide. Even if you're not tech-savvy, you simply won't encounter issues to do that, but to be on the safe side, we also have a comprehensive guide in which you can find all the steps. Our tech support team will also be able to aid you 24/7 with any questions that you may have concerning the DNS records of your domain names.