TXT is a DNS record, that contains data in human-readable form for external sources to obtain info about a particular domain or subdomain. In the most common case, such a record is used to prove that you own a domain in case you're trying to add it to a search engine or to some website traffic analytics platform. Considering that just the domain owner/administrator may add custom DNS records, the TXT record works as a verification of ownership for the firm supplying the service. Another popular use for this sort of records is the email SPF (Sender Policy Framework) security, which makes sure that an e-mail address shall not be spoofed and that people will not get junk e-mail from allegedly your mailbox. The TXT record includes details about the mail server where your online messages arrive from and serves as verification that it's a dependable one. Because there are no rules regarding the content of this sort of a record, you can add any other information as well.

TXT Records in Shared Hosting

If you have a shared hosting account and you need to create a TXT record for any reason for a domain name or a subdomain hosted within it, you'll be able to achieve that with only a few clicks in your Hepsia Control Panel. The new record shall be active right after that, so a search engine, for instance, can pick it up to verify that you are the owner of a given website within a few minutes. You can set up the TXT record using the DNS Records section of your Control Panel where you shall also find all of the other records for your domains. All you will have to do shall be to choose the domain name or subdomain and the record type through drop-down menus, type the text content and save the change. If you're not sure what you should do, you may also check out our step-by-step guide, which you will find in the Help section of your account, or you could also contact our tech support to assist you with the creation of the new record.

TXT Records in Semi-dedicated Hosting

A couple of mouse clicks via drop-down menus is all it will take to set up a new TXT record for any domain or subdomain that is hosted within a semi-dedicated server account from us, so in the event you need such a record for any reason, you will not experience any issues even if you have no previous experience with such matters. Any domain that you have hosted or subdomain that you've set up your account shall be listed on the DNS Records section of your Hepsia Control Panel, so you can pick the one you need, pick TXT from a list of record types and type the text you want to be associated with this record. Within only an hour the record shall propagate, so you can use it for whatever purpose you require it. We've got a comprehensive Help article and also a knowledgeable technical support team that's available 24/7 to help you out with the creation of a new record or any questions you may have about it.