A TXT record is text in free, human-readable form, which is associated with an Internet domain as a DNS record for one purpose or other. The most common use of a TXT record is to add your website to a search engine or to an analytics platform, which offers info about the web traffic to your site. Setting up this type of a record may serve as verification that you are the Internet domain owner and they will provide the content that you need to include as the value when you create the record. Another application of a TXT record is to validate that an email message is sent by the domain owner and from a reliable web server - this is the so-called SPF security, which helps prevent any electronic address created under your domain name to be forged and unauthorized individuals to send out spam making it look like it was mailed from your own mailbox. You could include any other info you want to be associated with your Internet domain in a TXT record as well.

TXT Records in Website Hosting

Our custom Hepsia CP will permit you to handle the DNS records of every domain address or subdomain accommodated in a website hosting account easily, so if you 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 really user-friendly point-and-click interface, you will only have to choose one of your domain names or subdomains from a drop-down menu, select TXT for the type from a second menu, and enter the actual content within a box. This is done inside the DNS Records section of Hepsia and shortly after you are all set, the new record will be active. If you'd like to validate your web site with Google, for instance, you'll simply have to log in to your account with them a couple of 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 reason.

TXT Records in Semi-dedicated Servers

Several mouse clicks using drop-down menus is all it will require to create a new TXT record for any domain name or subdomain that is hosted inside a semi-dedicated server account from us, so in case you need this type of a record for any reason, you will not experience any problems even though you may have zero previous experience with such matters. Any domain which you have hosted or subdomain you have created in your account shall be listed within the DNS Records section of your Hepsia CP, so you can pick the one you need, pick TXT from a list of record types and enter the text you want to be associated with this record. Within no more than an hour the record is going to propagate, so that you can use it for whatever purpose you require it. We've got a comprehensive Help article as well as a seasoned tech support team which is available 24/7 to aid you with the creation of a new record or any questions you could have regarding it.