TXT is a DNS record, containing info in human-readable form for external sources to obtain info about a specific domain name or subdomain. In the most common case, such a record is employed to prove that you own a domain in case you're trying to add it to an online search engine or to some traffic analytics platform. Considering that only the Internet domain owner/administrator can add custom DNS records, the TXT record serves as a verification of ownership for the corporation offering the service. Another popular use for this type of records is the e-mail SPF (Sender Policy Framework) security, that makes sure that an email address shall not be spoofed and that others will not get junk mail from allegedly your mailbox. The TXT record includes info about the mail server where your online messages originate from and functions as proof that it is a reliable one. As there are no restrictions regarding the content of this type of a record, you can include any other information as well.

TXT Records in Cloud Website Hosting

Our custom Hepsia Control Panel will enable you to manage the DNS records of every Internet domain or subdomain accommodated in a cloud website hosting account without difficulty, so if you want to create a new TXT record for any of them, it won't take you more than only a few seconds to do it. Through a really user-friendly point-and-click interface, you will only have to select one of your domains or subdomains from a drop-down navigation, pick out TXT for the type through a second menu, and input the actual content inside a box. This is done within the DNS Records section of Hepsia and soon after you are done, the new record is going to be functioning. In order to verify your site with Google, for example, you'll just have to log in to your account with them a couple of minutes later and ask them to check your domain address or subdomain. It does not take longer for a TXT record to go live if you need it for any other reason.

TXT Records in Semi-dedicated Servers

The custom-built Hepsia hosting Control Panel, included with all our Linux semi-dedicated service, will permit you to create a new TXT record in no time and with no troubles. It is rather user-friendly and features a section dedicated to the DNS records of your domain addresses, so as soon as you sign in and go there, you could select the required domain name or subdomain from a drop-down list, choose "TXT" as the type of your new record and type in the content that you'd like to be the actual text associated with the domain name. You'll find an in depth step-by-step guide in the Control Panel also and the new record shall be operating immediately after you create it, so if you need it for site confirmation, for example, simply wait for a bit and then begin the verification process with the online search engine where you're adding your website. Should you have any questions about the TXT records, our skilled tech support team is going to be available 24/7 to assist you.