TXT is a DNS record, that contains info in human-readable form for external sources to gain info about a particular domain or subdomain. In the most common scenario, this kind of record is employed to prove that you own a domain in case you are trying to add it to an Internet search engine or to some site traffic analytics platform. As just the domain address owner/administrator can add custom DNS records, the TXT record functions as a proof of ownership for the company providing the service. Another popular use for this type of records is the e mail SPF (Sender Policy Framework) security, which helps to ensure that a particular email address shall not be spoofed and that others will not receive spam from allegedly your mailbox. The TXT record includes details about the mail server where your digital messages arrive from and serves as validation that it's a trusted one. Since there are no rules regarding the content of this type of a record, you could add any other information also.
TXT Records in Shared Web Hosting
If you have a shared web hosting account and you need to create a TXT record for any purpose for an Internet domain or a subdomain hosted in it, you'll be able to achieve that with a few mouse clicks inside your Hepsia CP. The new record is going to be working shortly after that, so a search engine, for example, can pick it up to validate that you're the owner of a given website in a matter of minutes. You can create the TXT record in the DNS Records section of your CP in which you will also find all of the other records for your domain addresses. All you will have to do shall be to pick the domain or subdomain as well as the record type via drop-down menus, enter the text content and save the change. If you aren't sure how to handle it, you should also check out our step-by-step guide, which you'll discover in the Help section of your account, or you could also contact our technical support to help you with the creation of the new record.
TXT Records in Semi-dedicated Servers
A few clicks using drop-down menus is all it will take to create a new TXT record for any domain address or subdomain which is hosted inside a semi-dedicated server account from our company, so in the event you need this sort of a record for any reason, you'll not experience any difficulties even when you have zero previous experience with such matters. Any Internet domain you have hosted or subdomain that you've created in your account is going to be listed in the DNS Records section of your Hepsia CP, so you can choose the one you need, choose TXT from a list of record types and enter the text you want to be associated with this record. Within a maximum of one hour the record will propagate, so you can use it for whatever purpose you require it. We've got a detailed Help article and also a seasoned technical support team that is available 24/7 to help you with the creation of a new record or any questions you could have regarding it.