A TXT record is text in free, human-readable form, that's associated with a domain address as a DNS record for one purpose or another. The most typical use of a TXT record is to add your web site to a search engine or to an analytics platform, which offers info about the traffic to your site. Creating this sort of a record can serve as confirmation that you're the domain address owner and they will provide the content that you ought to include as the value when you create the record. Another use of a TXT record is to validate that an email message is sent by the domain name owner and from a trusted hosting server - this is the so-called SPF security, that helps prevent any electronic address set up under your domain name to be forged and unauthorized individuals to send junk mail making it appear like it was mailed from your own mailbox. You can include any other info which you want to be associated with your Internet domain in a TXT record as well.

TXT Records in Web Hosting

When you have a web hosting account and you would like to set up a TXT record for any reason for a domain or a subdomain hosted inside it, you'll be able to accomplish this with only a few mouse clicks in the Hepsia Control Panel. The new record shall be live soon after that, so a search engine, for example, can pick it up to verify that you are the owner of a particular website 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 the other records for your domain addresses. All you will have to do will be to select the domain address 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 can even check our step-by-step guide, which you'll discover in the Help section of your account, or you can contact our technical support to assist you with the creation of the new record.

TXT Records in Semi-dedicated Hosting

A few clicks through drop-down menus is all it takes to create a new TXT record for any domain address or subdomain that's hosted in a semi-dedicated server account from us, so if you need this kind of a record for any reason, you will not experience any problems even though you may have no previous experience with such matters. Any domain address you have hosted or subdomain that you have created in your account shall be listed on the DNS Records section of your Hepsia Control Panel, so you can select the one you need, opt for TXT from a list of record types and type the text which you want to be associated with this record. Within around 1 hour the record is going to propagate, so that you can use it for whatever purpose you need it. We also have a detailed Help article and also a competent technical support team which is available 24/7 to assist you with the creation of a new record or any questions you could have about it.