TXT is a DNS record, containing information in human-readable form for external sources to obtain information regarding a particular Internet domain or subdomain. In the most common situation, this kind of record is employed to prove that you own a domain in case you are trying to add it to a search engine or to some site traffic analytics platform. As only the domain owner/administrator can add custom DNS records, the TXT record serves as a proof of ownership for the company supplying the service. Another popular use for this kind of records is the email SPF (Sender Policy Framework) protection, that makes sure that a particular email address won't be spoofed and that people will not receive spam from allegedly your mailbox. The TXT record includes info about the mail server where your digital messages originate from and serves as proof that it is a reliable one. As there are no standards about the content of this sort of a record, you could add any other info also.

TXT Records in Website Hosting

All it takes to create a new TXT record on our end is only a few clicks within the Hepsia web hosting Control Panel, so if you employ a website hosting account from our company, you'll be able to create the record via a very user-friendly interface even if you have never done this before. As you sign in to your Control Panel, you will have to go to the DNS Records section through which you can control all the records relevant to your Internet domain names and subdomains, click the New button and in the pop-up which will show up, simply choose the hostname and the type (TXT) from drop-down menus and enter the text you need for the record. We also have a detailed Help article, but if you are not sure how to handle it, our 24/7 technical support can assist you and create the required record for you. The latter shall be operating within the hour, in case you are validating your website, for instance, you may ask the search engine to check your site again soon after the record has been created.

TXT Records in Semi-dedicated Servers

A new TXT record can be created for every single domain name or subdomain that you have added to a semi-dedicated server account from our company and the Hepsia CP, provided with all accounts created on our progressive cloud platform, will enable you to do that effortlessly regardless of your level of knowledge about such matters. All domains/subdomains you have are going to be listed in alphabetical order within a drop-down menu, so once you pick the one that you need and you choose TXT as the record type, you'll only need to input the text that'll be the actual record and you'll be ready. This is done within the DNS Records section of the CP and if you experience any problems, you'll find a step-by-step tutorial in the same section. Our tech support team will also be there for you 24/7 and they can help you with any questions you might have. Within an hour the new record is going to be operational, so you can continue with the job you require it for.