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 other. The most popular use of a TXT record is to add your web site to a search engine or to an analytics platform, that offers info about the traffic to your web site. Setting up such a record functions as confirmation that you are the domain 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 verify that an e-mail message is sent by the domain address owner and from a reliable hosting server - this is the so-called SPF security, which helps prevent any electronic address set up under your domain name to be forged and unauthorized individuals to send out junk mail making it look like it was mailed from your own mailbox. You may include any other information that you'd like to be associated with your domain address in a TXT record as well.
TXT Records in Shared Hosting
All it takes to set up a new TXT record on our end is just a few clicks in the Hepsia web hosting CP, so if you use a shared hosting account from our company, you can set up the record using a very user-friendly interface even though you may have never done this before. As you sign in to your CP, you will have to go to the DNS Records section using which you can control all of the records relevant to your domain names 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 type the text you need for the record. We also have an in depth Help article, but if you are not sure what you should do, our 24/7 tech support team will help you and set up the necessary record for you. The latter is going to be functioning within the hour, in case you are validating your Internet site, for example, you may ask the search engine to check your website again right after the record has been created.
TXT Records in Semi-dedicated Hosting
A couple of mouse clicks via drop-down menus is all it will require 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 the event you need this type of a record for any reason, you won't encounter any issues even when you have zero previous experience with such matters. Any Internet domain that you have hosted or subdomain that you've created in your account will be listed inside the DNS Records section of your Hepsia CP, so you can pick the one you need, choose TXT from a list of record types and input the text which you want to be associated with this record. Within around an hour the record shall propagate, so that you can use it for whatever purpose you want it. We also have a detailed Help article as well as a proficient tech support team that is available 24/7 to help you out with the creation of a new record or any questions you may have about it.