In the 1st Hosting Web Control Panel, there is also a collection of Advanced Resources. They are designed for cloud hosting clients who are familiar with taking care of their website hosting environment. Having said that, because of the user–friendly interface in the Web Control Panel, they’re just straightforward to handle, even for beginners. What is more, we have introduced an array of meticulous how–to videos that can help inexperienced users immediately be able to utilize the software tools!

Hotlink Protection

Secure yourself from bandwidth theft

Any time you generate unique content and articles for your own web site, one must always shield it from individuals who wish to use it without your permission. For this specific purpose, we’ve incorporated a particular protective software instrument within the 1st Hosting Web Control Panel. Our Hotlink Protection tool is designed to shield all of the pictures on your web site from being published in any publications without having your permission.

The instrument is admittedly handy, without having any settings needed in the least. All you must conduct is just pick which domain name to protect and initialize the service.

Hotlink Protection

.htaccess generator

Automatic generation of .htaccess files

With the help of the .htaccess file, you can quickly take control of your web site – create redirections, create security password protected directories, and much more. From the 1st Hosting Web Control Panel, you can quickly generate new .htaccess files using 1st Hosting’s mighty .htaccess Generator.

You do not need to learn anything at all concerning .htaccess files to use our .htaccess Generator. Just indicate the changes you prefer to produce making use of the tool’s convenient point and click interface and it will quickly produce the needed code for you.

.htaccess Generator

IP blocking

Prevent malevolent IP addresses from your website

Inside of the 1st Hosting Web Control Panel we have integrated an extremely valuable tool that lets you minimize entry to your web sites by hindering a variety of IP addresses. Using the IP blocking tool, you are able to put a stop to an IP address or maybe a a full range of IP addresses from being able to view your web site. To see which IP addresses produce the ’undesirable’ website traffic to your website, you can check out the Stats Manager.

All of the IPs will be blacklisted instantaneously and then nobody will have the ability to find or access your website from them any more.

IP Blocking

PHP configuration

Change the PHP settings for one’s website

When the application you’re using needs a special PHP build, or, if you have to make any PHP tweaks, it’s easy to do that in the 1st Hosting Web Control Panel. You can actually change the PHP version with just a click, selecting from previous PHP releases to the present steady PHP launch. You can also quickly modify the most critical adjustments in the php.ini file, or make a full overhaul of the way your PHP version operates.

You don’t need to wait patiently for a long time or reactivate anything at all for your changes to take effect. The changes are implemented on the Internet once you save them.

PHP Configuration

Cron Jobs

Create automated scheduled tasks

Within the 1st Hosting Web Control Panel, we’ve launched an effortless and intuitive interface for creating completely new and also handling existing cron jobs – the Cronjob Manager. A cron job is actually a planned job – typically a script, that is operated at predetermined periods of time. It can be a simple script for looking at if your website is online, a mailing script, a website efficiency review, etc.

It is easy to set take advantage of cron jobs with 1st Hosting’s cloud hosting packages. If you happen to demand further cron jobs, it is easy to obtain more as an upgrade.

Cron jobs

Password Protection

Good way to secure all your data

Password protection is actually a method to protect your website’s content using a password making sure that just pre–specified individuals have access to it. As an example, you may need security password protection if you are in the process of designing your website and don’t want search engines or others to find it prior to it being all set or when you want to make a personal folder on your own web site with authorized entry.The Password Protection instrument included inside the 1st Hosting Web Control Panel will help you to accomplish that with a few clicks. You’ll be the only one who knows the username and password required to sign in should you not share them with somebody else.

The security password are going to be held in a protected file format, so no–one should be able to view it or read it. You alone, as the site owner will be permitted to change it.

Password Protection

URL redirection

URL re–direction with just a few clicks

From the 1st Hosting Web Control Panel, it is possible to rapidly divert your website to an alternative place by making use of the URL Redirection tool. It’s truly easy to use – all you should do is identify just where your site should be linked to. No requirement for virtually any .htaccess files, PHP redirections, DNS configurations, and the like to be made. Your web site will be redirected all the way to the fresh location right away.

You’ll be able to stop the site redirection at any time. All you have to complete is visit the URL Redirection instrument and turn off the website re–direction. After that your site will begin to begin linking towards the original location.

URL Redirection