TXT is a DNS record, containing data in human-readable form for external sources to obtain info about a certain Internet domain or subdomain. In the most common case, this sort of record is employed to prove that you own a domain in case you're trying to add it to a search engine or to some site traffic analytics platform. As just the domain address owner/administrator may add custom DNS records, the TXT record works as a verification of ownership for the business offering the service. Another popular use for this type of records is the e mail SPF (Sender Policy Framework) protection, that makes sure that a particular 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 digital messages come from and functions as confirmation that it's a dependable one. Since there are no regulations concerning the content of this sort of a record, you can add any other information also.

TXT Records in Shared Hosting

All it takes to create a new TXT record on our end is a few mouse clicks within the Hepsia website hosting CP, so if you use a shared hosting account from our company, you can create the record via a very user-friendly interface even though you may have never done such a thing before. As you log in to your CP, you will have to visit the DNS Records section using which you can control all the records associated with your domain names and subdomains, click on the New button and in the pop-up that shall appear, simply select the hostname and the type (TXT) from drop-down menus and input the text that you need for the record. We also have a comprehensive Help article, but if you aren't sure how to proceed, our 24/7 tech support shall help you and set up the necessary record for you. The latter will be functioning within the hour, in case you are verifying your Internet site, for instance, you may ask the search engine to check your site again immediately after the record has been created.