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 a variety of purposes. Search engines, for instance, have different ways of making sure you are the owner of a particular domain name and one of them is in fact by creating a TXT record with certain text which they provide and which you should use as the record value. The very same verification method is employed by some analytics platforms that keep track of the traffic to your Internet sites as well. However, in this case the content of the record is going to be read by a robot, but it will still be in human-readable form. A TXT record is furthermore used in case you activated the so-called SPF protection for your emails in order to prevent them from being forged. In this case, the record contains data showing that a particular electronic message is sent from a trusted and authorized mail server. You can use a TXT record for any type of other information also, like your company details, as an example.

TXT Records in Website Hosting

Our custom Hepsia CP allows you to control the DNS records of any domain address or subdomain accommodated in a website hosting account effortlessly, so if you would like to set up a new TXT record for any one of them, it will not take you more than a few seconds to do this. Using a really user-friendly point-and-click interface, you will only have to pick one of your domains or subdomains from a drop-down navigation, select TXT for the type from a second menu, and then type in the actual content within a box. This is done in the DNS Records section of Hepsia and very soon after you are all set, the new record is going to be working. If you'd like to confirm your 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 address or subdomain. It doesn't take longer for a TXT record to go live if you want it for any other reason.

TXT Records in Semi-dedicated Hosting

The custom-built Hepsia hosting CP, provided with all our semi-dedicated hosting, allows you to set up a new TXT record in no time and without any troubles. It's very user-friendly and has a section dedicated to the DNS records of your Internet domain names, so when you sign in and navigate to there, you are able to choose the required domain address or subdomain from a drop-down list, pick "TXT" as the type of the new record and enter the content you want to be the actual text associated with the domain address. You will find a detailed step-by-step guide inside the CP as well and the new record is going to be operational immediately after you create it, so if you want it for site verification, for example, simply wait for a bit and then start the verification procedure with the online search engine where you are adding your site. If you have questions about the TXT records, our professional technical support team shall be available 24/7 to aid you.