A TXT record is text in free, human-readable form, which is associated with a domain name as a DNS record for one purpose or another. The most common use of a TXT record is to add your site to a search engine or to an analytics platform, that offers information about the targeted traffic to your site. Creating this sort of a record may serve as confirmation that you're the Internet domain owner and they'll provide the content that you ought to include as the value when you create the record. Another purpose of a TXT record is to validate that an e-mail message is sent by the domain address owner and from a trusted web server - this is the so-called SPF protection, that helps prevent any electronic address set up under your domain name to be forged and unauthorized individuals to send spam making it appear like it was sent from your own mailbox. You may include any other info which you want to be associated with your domain name in a TXT record as well.
TXT Records in Web Hosting
When you have a web hosting account and you want to create a TXT record for any purpose for a domain name or a subdomain hosted in it, you'll be able to do it with just a few clicks inside your Hepsia CP. The new record shall be working shortly after that, so a search engine, for example, can pick it up to confirm that you are the owner of a given Internet site within a few minutes. You can create the TXT record through the DNS Records section of your Control Panel in which you will also find all of the other records for your domain addresses. All you will need to do will be to pick the domain name or subdomain and also the record type from drop-down menus, enter the text content and save the change. If you are not sure what you should do, you can also check our step-by-step guide, which you can discover in the Help section of your account, or you can contact our technical support to aid you with the creation of the new record.
TXT Records in Semi-dedicated Hosting
A new TXT record could be created with ease when you employ a semi-dedicated server package from our company because the Hepsia CP, included with all accounts, is extremely user-friendly and it will enable you to create any record with only a few mouse clicks. All domain addresses and subdomains that you have in the account shall be listed in a drop-down menu, so you will just 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 needed text. It will not take more than an hour for your new record to be fully active and to propagate world-wide. Even if you're not tech-savvy, you'll not encounter issues to get this done, but to be on the safe side, we also have a comprehensive guide where you can find all the steps. Our technical support department will also be able to aid you 24/7 with any questions you may have concerning the DNS records of your domain addresses.