A TXT record is text in free, human-readable form, which is associated with an Internet domain as a DNS record for one purpose or another. The most frequent use of a TXT record is to add your website to an online search engine or to an analytics platform, which offers info about the targeted traffic to your web site. Setting up this type of a record serves as proof that you are the domain owner and they will provide the content you should include as the value when you create the record. Another use of a TXT record is to validate that an email message is sent by the domain address owner and from a reliable web server - this is the so-called SPF protection, which prevents any electronic address created under your domain to be forged and unauthorized individuals to send out unsolicited mail making it appear like it was sent from your own mailbox. You could add any other information you want to be associated with your domain address in a TXT record as well.
TXT Records in Hosting
When you have a hosting account and you need to set up a TXT record for any purpose for an Internet domain or a subdomain hosted within it, you'll be able to achieve that with a few clicks inside your Hepsia CP. The new record is going to be active shortly after that, so a search engine, for example, can pick it up to verify that you're the owner of a given web site in just minutes. You can set up the TXT record from the DNS Records section of your CP in which you shall also find all other records for your domains. All you will need to do shall be to pick the domain name or subdomain as well as the record type through drop-down menus, enter the text content and save the change. If you are not sure what to do, you should also check out our step-by-step guide, which you could discover in the Help section of your account, or you could also contact our tech support team to help you with the creation of the new record.
TXT Records in Semi-dedicated Hosting
Several clicks using drop-down menus is all it will take to set up a new TXT record for any domain name or subdomain which is hosted within a semi-dedicated server account from us, so when you need this kind of a record for any purpose, you'll not experience any difficulties even when you have no previous experience with such matters. Any domain name that you have hosted or subdomain you have created in your account shall be listed in the DNS Records section of your Hepsia Control Panel, so you can choose the one you need, opt for TXT from a list of record types and enter the text you want to be associated with this record. Within no more than one hour the record is going to propagate, so you can use it for whatever purpose you want it. We also have a comprehensive Help article as well as a seasoned 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 regarding it.