.htaccess is a small text file which is located either directly inside a domain folder or inside a subfolder to tell the server how it should manage requests when a website or a folder that is part of it is accessed. Many widely used scripts like WordPress and Joomla use an .htaccess file. If you get loads of fake traffic to your website, for instance, you could block the access of particular IP addresses and third-party sites, or you may request the visitor to input a username and a password to be able to view the content. You could also set up URL redirecting or use custom error pages for your website, prevent other sites from linking to your content directly and from using your account’s traffic quota, etc. An .htaccess file offers you a lot more control over your websites and the way they perform.
.htaccess Generator in Shared Hosting
We have an easy-to-work-with .htaccess generator tool which will allow you to create and use such files with no trouble even if you have no previous experience and you don't know the syntax of the particular directives for such a file. The tool is part of the Hepsia CP, supplied with our Linux shared hosting and any option inside it could be activated by picking acheckbox and eventually by entering a username or a URL, in accordance with what exactly you want to do with the .htaccess file. You may also choose where the file should be created, so you will not need to do anything by hand after or before that. With an .htaccess file, you'll be able to choose the PHP version that will be active for a particular domain, even if it is not the same version as the one for the entire account.
.htaccess Generator in Semi-dedicated Hosting
If you open a semi-dedicated server account with us, you shall be able to use our efficient, albeit simple-to-use .htaccess generator tool, that's part of the Hepsia hosting CP. You can pick the folder in which the file will be set up and after that you'll simply have to select a checkbox next to each and every option that you would like to use - it's as basic as that. If you want to set up URL redirection or to set personalized error pages for any of your websites, you will also need to input a web address, but you won't need to type in any special code at any time, so you can easily use our tool even if you don't have previous experience. Because our advanced Internet hosting platform supports a number of versions of PHP, you'll also be able to select the version that any website shall use, even if it's not identical to the one selected for the account as a whole.
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