A TXT record is text in free, human-readable form, that is associated with a domain as a DNS record for one purpose or another. The most frequent use of a TXT record is to add your site to an online search engine or to an analytics platform, that provides information about the traffic to your website. Setting up this type of a record functions as confirmation that you are the domain address owner and they'll provide the content you should 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 domain owner and from a trusted hosting server - this is the so-called SPF protection, which helps prevent any electronic address set up under your domain name to be forged and unauthorized individuals to send junk e-mail making it look like it was sent from your own mailbox. You can include any other info which you want to be associated with your domain name in a TXT record as well.

TXT Records in Website Hosting

If you have a website hosting account and you need to create a TXT record for any purpose for a domain address or a subdomain hosted within it, you will be able to do it with a few mouse clicks in your Hepsia CP. The new record will be live right after that, so a search engine, for instance, can pick it up to validate that you are the owner of a particular website in just a few minutes. You can create the TXT record in the DNS Records section of your Control Panel in which you shall also find all the other records for your domains. All you will have to do shall be to pick the domain or subdomain as well as the record type through drop-down menus, type the text content and save the change. If you aren't 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 can also get in touch with our tech support to aid you with the creation of the new record.

TXT Records in Semi-dedicated Servers

A new TXT record could be created easily and quickly when you employ a semi-dedicated server solution from our company because the Hepsia Control Panel, provided with all of the accounts, is quite user-friendly and it will allow you to set up any record with just a few mouse clicks. All domain names and subdomains you have inside the account are going to be listed in a drop-down menu, so you'll only have to select the one that you need, pick the record type, which will be TXT in this case, and input or copy/paste the required text. It won't take more than an hour for your new record to be completely working and to propagate around the world. Even if you're not tech-savvy, you simply won't experience troubles to get this done, but to be on the safe side, we have a thorough guide in which you can find all the steps. Our tech support department will also be able to aid you 24/7 with any questions you could have concerning the DNS records of your domain addresses.