A TXT record is text in free, human-readable form, that is associated with a domain name 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 provides info about the web traffic to your web site. Creating this type of a record works as confirmation that you are the domain name owner and they will provide the content that you ought to include as the value when you create the record. Another purpose of a TXT record is to confirm that an email message is sent by the Internet domain owner and from a trusted web server - this is the so-called SPF security, which prevents any electronic address created under your domain name to be forged and unauthorized individuals to send out junk e-mail making it look like it was sent from your own mailbox. You may include any other information which you want to be associated with your domain name in a TXT record as well.

TXT Records in Shared Website Hosting

Our in-house built Hepsia Control Panel will enable you to control the DNS records of every Internet domain or subdomain accommodated within a shared website hosting account easily, so if you want to create a new TXT record for any one of them, it will not take you more than only a few seconds to do it. Using a really user-friendly point-and-click interface, you will only have to pick one of your domain names or subdomains from a drop-down navigation, pick TXT for the type from a second menu, and then type in the actual content within a box. This is done inside the DNS Records section of Hepsia and soon after you are ready, the new record will be functioning. If you'd like to confirm your web site with Google, for example, you will simply have to log in to your account with them a few minutes later and ask them to check your domain or subdomain. It does not take more time for a TXT record to go live if you want it for any other purpose.

TXT Records in Semi-dedicated Servers

Several mouse clicks through drop-down menus is all it's going to take to create a new TXT record for any domain or subdomain which is hosted inside a semi-dedicated server account from our company, so in case you need this kind of a record for any reason, you simply won't encounter any troubles even when you have no previous experience with such matters. Any domain that you've hosted or subdomain that you have created in your account is going to be listed inside the DNS Records section of your Hepsia CP, so you can choose the one you need, opt for TXT from a list of record types and enter the text that you'd like to be associated with this record. Within only an hour the record is going to propagate, so that you can use it for whatever purpose you need it. We have a comprehensive Help article and a seasoned tech support team that is available 24/7 to aid you with the creation of a new record or any questions you may have regarding it.