TXT is a DNS record, which contains information in human-readable form for external sources to obtain info about a specific Internet domain or subdomain. In the most common situation, such a record is used to prove that you own a domain if you are trying to add it to an online search engine or to some web traffic analytics platform. Since only the Internet domain owner/administrator may add custom DNS records, the TXT record functions as a proof of ownership for the corporation supplying the service. Another popular use for this sort of records is the e mail SPF (Sender Policy Framework) protection, that ensures that an email address isn’t spoofed and that individuals will not receive spam from allegedly your mailbox. The TXT record includes information about the mail server where your electronic messages originate from and functions as verification that it's a reliable one. Because there are no standards about the content of such a record, you can add any other info as well.
TXT Records in Cloud Web Hosting
When you have a cloud web hosting account and you need to set up a TXT record for any reason for a domain or a subdomain hosted inside it, you will be able to accomplish this with a few clicks in your Hepsia CP. The new record is going to be live soon after that, so a search engine, for example, can pick it up to confirm that you are the owner of a particular web site in just minutes. You can create the TXT record in the DNS Records section of your Control Panel where you will also find all of the other records for your domain names. All you will have to do shall be to choose the domain name or subdomain and the record type from drop-down menus, enter the text content and save the change. If you're not sure how to proceed, you can even check our step-by-step guide, which you could discover in the Help section of your account, or you can get in touch with our technical support to assist you with the creation of the new record.
TXT Records in Semi-dedicated Hosting
A new TXT record could be set up without any difficulty if you use a semi-dedicated server package from our company because the Hepsia Control Panel, which comes with all of the accounts, is incredibly user-friendly and it will allow you to create any record with simply a few mouse clicks. All domains and subdomains you have inside the account shall be listed in a drop-down menu, so you'll only have to choose the one that you need, pick the record type, that will be TXT in this case, and enter or copy/paste the required text. It won't take more than one hour for your new record to be entirely active and to propagate worldwide. If you are not tech-savvy, you'll not experience issues to do this, but to be on the safe side, we've got a thorough guide where you can find all the steps. Our support team will also be able to assist you 24/7 with any questions that you may have about the DNS records of your domains.