TXT is a DNS record, containing info in human-readable form for external sources to gain info about a certain domain or subdomain. In the most common scenario, such a record is employed to prove that you own a domain name if you're trying to add it to a search engine or to some site traffic analytics platform. Considering that just the domain address owner/administrator can add custom DNS records, the TXT record functions as a verification of ownership for the firm providing the service. Another popular use for this kind of records is the email SPF (Sender Policy Framework) security, which ensures that an email address shall not be spoofed and that people will not get unsolicited mail from allegedly your mailbox. The TXT record contains information about the mail server where your electronic messages originate from and functions as validation that it's a dependable one. Because there are no standards concerning the content of this sort of a record, you could also include any other info also.
TXT Records in Cloud Hosting
Our in-house built Hepsia Control Panel allows you to manage the DNS records of any domain address or subdomain accommodated in a cloud hosting account with ease, so if you would like to set up a new TXT record for any of them, it will not take you more than just a few seconds to do that. Via a very user-friendly point-and-click interface, you'll only have to select one of your Internet domain names or subdomains from a drop-down menu, choose TXT for the type through a second menu, and then input the actual content in a box. This is done in the DNS Records section of Hepsia and shortly after you are all set, the new record will be working. If you want to validate your web site with Google, for example, you will just have to log in to your account with them a couple of minutes later and ask them to check your domain name or subdomain. It does not take longer for a TXT record to go live if you want it for any other reason.
TXT Records in Semi-dedicated Servers
A new TXT record can be created without difficulty if you use a semi-dedicated server package from our company because the Hepsia Control Panel, provided with all accounts, is incredibly user-friendly and it will enable you to set up any record with simply a few clicks. All Internet domain names and subdomains that you have within the account shall be listed in a drop-down menu, so you'll only have to pick the one that you need, choose the record type, which will be TXT in this case, and type or copy/paste the required text. It won't take more than one hour for your new record to be 100% active and to propagate world-wide. Even if you're not tech-savvy, you won't encounter complications to get this done, but to be on the safe side, we also have an in depth guide in which you can find all the steps. Our support team will also be able to aid you 24/7 with any questions you may have about the DNS records of your domain names.