Inside the Host Source Website Control Panel, you can find a collection of Advanced Applications. They’re designed for cloud hosting customers who’re skilled in handling their web hosting setting. However, thanks to the simple to use user interface of the Website Control Panel, they are quite straightforward to handle, even for newcomers. Furthermore, we have added a variety of thorough how–to videos that can help new customers easily discover how to utilize the software tools!

Hotlink Protection

Defend yourself against bandwidth theft

Whenever you generate genuine content material for one’s site, you will need to shield it from people who wish to use it without your permission. For this purpose, we have incorporated a unique protective software instrument within the Host Source Website Control Panel. The Hotlink Protection tool is created to secure all of the pics within your web site from being employed in any publications without your approval.

The tool is really user–friendly and uncomplicated, with no configuration needed in any way. All you must do is choose which domain name to defend and start the service.

Hotlink Protection

.htaccess generator

Automated generation of .htaccess files

At Host Source, you’ll have accessibility to the .htaccess file of one’s web site, and that means you could make as much corrections as you want. Including just a few lines to the settings file, you can direct your web site to an alternative url, or establish password protection for a particular folder, and so on.

With the highly effective .htaccess Generator within the Website Control Panel, you will not need to possess any information about .htaccess files. Just tell the tool what you need to perform as well as for which site, afterwards click the Save button. Host Source’s clever platform will produce the .htaccess file to best suit your specific needs within seconds.

.htaccess Generator

IP blocking

Prevent malevolent IPs from accessing your website

In the Host Source Website Control Panel we have included an exceptionally practical tool that enables you to reduce the ways to access your sites by blocking distinct IP addresses. Using the IP blocking tool, you’ll be able to put a stop to an IP address as well as a full range of IP addresses from accessing your website. To determine which IP addresses generate the ’harmful’ site traffic to your web site, you can check out the Stats Manager.

Just about all IPs are blocked straight away and no–one will have a way to see or gain access to your web site from them anymore.

IP Blocking

PHP configuration

Switch the PHP settings for one’s site

The Host Source Website Control Panel will provide you with an opportunity to speedily customize the PHP build for your own cloud hosting account. It is possible to choose from older PHP releases to the newest stable PHP release. We have formulated a simplified interface that allows you to customize the PHP build as frequently as you wish. Then the release you’ve selected will be applied instantaneously.

Whatever PHP release you choose, you’ll have complete control in the php.ini file – the PHP configuration file for your account. You can quickly adjust some of the most common selections, alter the whole php.ini file or easily revert all changes and set things back to their normal condition.

PHP Configuration

Cron Jobs

Generate automated planned tasks

Within the Host Source Website Control Panel, we’ve launched a hassle–free and user–friendly user interface for creating fresh and also taking care of current cron jobs – the Cronjob Manager. A cron job can be described as an appointed activity – commonly a script, that’s operated at predetermined intervals of time. It may be a basic script for checking whether your site is on the web, an emailing script, a website performance report, etc.

It is easy to configure and make use of cron jobs with all our cloud hosting deals. For those who require further cron jobs, you can get more as an upgrade.

Cron jobs

Password Protection

Simple way to safeguard all your data

If you would like to set up a place inside your web site that’s visible simply to the individuals you would like, you can easily make full use of the Password Protection instrument. Making use of it you can quickly set up a password protected folder that is to be encrypted and available only to you and also anybody who you share the login credentials with.

The folder will be secured instantly and no one else can see just what is inside. You’ll certainly be the only individual who will be in a position to adjust or change it unless you opt to approve additional users to reach it.

Password Protection

URL redirection

URL redirection with merely a few mouse–clicks

With the Host Source Website Control Panel, you are able to quickly divert your domain name to a new site through the URL Redirection tool. It is really easy–to–navigate – everything you need to do is state exactly where your web site is going to be pointing to. No requirement for any type of .htaccess files, PHP redirections, DNS adjustments, etcetera to be made. Your domain name is going to be rerouted for the completely new location directly.

You can actually cease the site redirection anytime. All you should complete is visit the URL Redirection instrument and then eliminate the domain re–direction. Your site is going to start linking towards the primary location.

URL Redirection