A TXT record, as the abbreviation indicates, is a record, which keeps information in human-readable form and not code. It may be created for a domain address or a subdomain for a variety of purposes. Search engines like Yahoo, for instance, have different ways of verifying you are the owner of a particular domain and one of them is by creating a TXT record with unique text that they provide and that you will need to use as the record value. The same verification method is being employed by some analytics platforms that monitor the traffic to your websites as well. Of course, in such a case the content of the record will be read by a robot, but it will still be in human-readable form. A TXT record is additionally used if you enable the so-called SPF protection for your emails so that you can shield them from being forged. In cases like this, the record contains info showing that a certain digital message is sent from a reliable and authorized mail server. You could use a TXT record for any kind of other information as well, such as your business details, for instance.
TXT Records in Cloud Web Hosting
If you want a TXT record for any purpose for an Internet domain or a subdomain hosted inside a cloud web hosting account on our state-of-the-art cloud platform, you are going to be able to set up one effortlessly even though you may not have previous experience with such matters. As our Hepsia CP is really intuitive, you will use a point & click user interface and you can set up the new record within a couple of seconds. This is accomplished with the DNS Records section of Hepsia through which manage all records for your domain addresses and setting up a new TXT record includes selecting a domain name or a subdomain and "TXT" from drop-down menus and entering the actual text within a box - it is as basic as that. It takes just a few minutes for the new record to become active and to propagate, so in case you need it to confirm a website with some search engine, for instance, you can ask them to check your site shortly after you have created the record and you should be all set.
TXT Records in Semi-dedicated Servers
Several mouse clicks using drop-down menus is all it takes to create a new TXT record for any domain address or subdomain that's hosted within a semi-dedicated server account from us, so if you need this sort of a record for any purpose, you will not experience any difficulties even if you have no previous experience with such matters. Any domain name you have hosted or subdomain that you have set up your account shall be listed on the DNS Records section of your Hepsia CP, so you can pick the one you need, choose TXT from a list of record types and enter the text which you want to be associated with this record. Within a maximum of an hour the record is going to propagate, so that you can use it for whatever purpose you want it. We have a detailed Help article and also a competent technical support team that's available 24/7 to help you with the creation of a new record or any questions you may have regarding it.