A TXT record is text in free, human-readable form, which is associated with a domain as a DNS record for one purpose or another. The most frequent use of a TXT record is to add your site to a search engine or to an analytics platform, that provides info about the traffic to your site. Setting up this type of a record functions as proof that you are the domain owner and they will provide the content that you ought to include as the value when you set up the record. Another use of a TXT record is to validate that an e-mail message is sent by the Internet domain owner and from a trusted web server - this is the so-called SPF security, that prevents any electronic address created under your domain name to be forged and unauthorized people to send out spam making it look like it was sent from your own mailbox. You may include any other info that you'd like to be associated with your Internet domain in a TXT record as well.
TXT Records in Hosting
Our in-house built Hepsia CP will allow you to manage the DNS records of any domain or subdomain accommodated inside a hosting account effortlessly, so if you would want to create a new TXT record for any of them, it won't take you more than only a few seconds to do this. Using a rather user-friendly point-and-click interface, you will only have to pick one of your domains or subdomains from a drop-down navigation, pick TXT for the type from a second menu, then type the actual content inside a box. This is done within the DNS Records section of Hepsia and shortly after you are done, the new record will be functioning. If you wish to confirm your web site with Google, for example, you'll just need to log in to your account with them several 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 need it for any other purpose.
TXT Records in Semi-dedicated Hosting
A new TXT record could be created with ease if you employ a semi-dedicated server solution from our company since the Hepsia Control Panel, included with all the accounts, is extremely user-friendly and it will enable you to set up any record with just a few clicks. All domains and subdomains you have inside the account shall be listed in a drop-down menu, so you will simply have to select the one that you need, select the record type, which will be TXT in this case, and enter or copy/paste the needed text. It will not take more than 1 hour for your new record to be fully active and to propagate globally. Even if you're not tech-savvy, you simply won't encounter troubles to do that, but to be on the safe side, we have an extensive guide where you can find all the steps. Our support team will also be able to aid you 24/7 with any questions you could have about the DNS records of your Internet domain names.