.htaccess is a small text file which is located either directly in a domain folder or inside a subfolder to guide the web server how it has to address requests when a website or a folder that's part of it is accessed. Numerous commonly used scripts including Joomla and WordPress use an .htaccess file. If you get a considerable amount of fake traffic to your website, for instance, you may block the access of particular IP addresses and third-party Internet sites, or you could request the visitor to type in a username and a password to see the content. You can also set up URL redirecting or use custom error pages for your website, prevent other websites from linking to your content directly and from using your account’s traffic quota, etcetera. An .htaccess file offers you far more control over your sites and the way they operate.

.htaccess Generator in Web Hosting

You may use an .htaccess file for any purpose on our innovative cloud platform no matter which web hosting plan you choose when you sign up. In addition, if you need to use one of the features which this type of a file offers, but you don't have a lot of experience, you could use our .htaccess generator tool, that shall offer you an easy-to-use interface where you can use checkboxes and input only file names or URLs. In this way, you can use an .htaccess file even though you may not know the syntax of the directives you need to use in general. With just a few clicks, you'll be able to forward a domain, to select another home page for a website, or to even set a different version of PHP for a specific site, which may be different from the version which your website hosting account uses.

.htaccess Generator in Semi-dedicated Servers

All our semi-dedicated hosting plans come with the innovative, yet easy-to-use Hepsia CP, that incorporates our .htaccess generator tool. It'll permit you to create a system file in any folder of your choice with several clicks. Even if you are not tech-savvy, you may reap the benefits of all the functions which an .htaccess file offers since our tool is incredibly intuitive to use. There is also a list of all the options which you can enable and there shall be a checkbox next to each of them. Just choose the options that you want to activate and eventually input a URL - if you're using the .htaccess file to forward one URL to another or to set custom made error pages. You'll not have to input any code at any time. If required, you may use an .htaccess file to use different versions of PHP for your websites, since many versions are available simultaneously on our hosting platform.