A TXT record, as the abbreviation indicates, is a record, that keeps info in human-readable form and not code. It could be set up for a domain address or a subdomain for many different purposes. Search engines, for instance, have different ways of confirming you are the owner of a particular domain name and one of them is actually by creating a TXT record with specific text that they provide and that you must use as the record value. The exact same verification method is being employed by some analytics platforms that monitor the traffic to your sites as well. Of course, in such a case the content of the record will be read by a robot, but it'll still be in human-readable form. A TXT record is additionally used when you enable the so-called SPF protection for your email addresses so that you can protect them from being forged. In cases like this, the record contains info showing that a particular electronic message is sent from a dependable and authorized mail server. You may use a TXT record for any other information also, such as your business details, for example.

TXT Records in Web Hosting

If you want a TXT record for any purpose for a domain name or a subdomain hosted in a web hosting account on our innovative cloud platform, you are going to be able to set up one easily even though you may not have previous experience with such matters. As our Hepsia Control Panel is incredibly intuitive, you'll employ a point-and-click user interface and you can create the new record within a matter of seconds. This is achieved using the DNS Records section of Hepsia through which manage all records for your domains and setting up a new TXT record includes choosing a domain or a subdomain and "TXT" from drop-down menus and typing the actual text inside a box - it is as simple as that. It takes just several minutes for the new record to become active and to propagate, so in case you need it to verify a website with some search engine, for instance, you can ask them to check your website soon after you've set up the record and you should be all set.

TXT Records in Semi-dedicated Hosting

The custom-built Hepsia website hosting CP, provided with our Linux semi-dedicated hosting, allows you to set up a new TXT record in no time and with no issues. It is quite user-friendly and includes a section devoted to the DNS records of your domain addresses, so after you sign in and go there, you can choose the required domain name or subdomain from a drop-down list, select "TXT" as the type of your new record and type in the content that you'd like to be the actual text associated with the domain. There is also a detailed step-by-step guide in the Control Panel also and the new record is going to be operating immediately after you create it, so if you want it for website confirmation, for instance, you can just wait for a bit and then commence the verification procedure with the Internet search engine where you are adding your site. If you have questions regarding the TXT records, our skilled technical support team is going to be available 24/7 to help you.