In the Domain Discounts Control Panel, there is also an array of Advanced Applications. They are built for cloud hosting clients who’re skilled in controlling their web hosting setting. However, due to the easy to use user interface of the Control Panel, they’re just straightforward to work with, even for novices. What’s more, we have added a wide range of in–depth how–to videos that will assist new customers swiftly be able to use the software instruments!

Hotlink Protection

Safeguard yourself against data transfer theft

When you make authentic website content for your site, one must always guard it from people who want to use it without having your agreement. For this reason, we have integrated a specialized defensive software tool inside the Domain Discounts Control Panel. Our Hotlink Protection tool was created to shield all graphics on your site from being published in any publications without having your authorization.

The tool is absolutely simple to operate, without settings needed at all. Everything you should do is select which domain name to safeguard and start the service.

Hotlink Protection

.htaccess generator

Automatic creation of .htaccess files

At Domain Discounts, you have full access to the .htaccess file of one’s web site, to make sure you can make as many modifications as you wish. Including a few lines for the configuration file, it’s possible to divert your website to another link, or arrange password protection for a picked directory, etcetera.

While using the potent .htaccess Generator within the Control Panel, you do not need to have any knowledge about .htaccess files. Just tell the tool what you need to accomplish as well as for exactly which site, and after that click on the Save button. Our clever system will produce the .htaccess file on your behalf in seconds.

.htaccess Generator

IP blocking

Block malicious IPs from accessing your site

Within the Domain Discounts Control Panel we’ve built in a very valuable tool that lets you limit the ways to access your sites by blocking various IP addresses. When using the IP blocking tool, it’s possible to halt an IP address or, perhaps a whole range of IPs from being able to view your web site. To see which IP addresses produce the ’bad’ traffic to your website, you should check out the Stats Manager.

Just about all IPs will be obstructed instantly and no–one will have the ability to observe or gain access to your website from them any more.

IP Blocking

PHP configuration

Customize the PHP rules for your web site

The Domain Discounts Control Panel will give you the option to rapidly switch the PHP edition for your own cloud hosting account. It’s possible to select from earlier PHP releases to the current stable PHP launch. We have generated a simple to operate user interface that permits you to change the PHP release as often as you would like to. And the version you’ve selected is going to be used straight away.

Regardless of which PHP build you choose, you’ll also have control over the php.ini file – the PHP configuration file for your hosting account. It’s easy to modify a lot of common selections, revise the total php.ini file or swiftly revert all adjustments and also set things to their standard state.

PHP Configuration

Cron Jobs

Generate automatic planned tasks

Within the Domain Discounts Control Panel, we’ve developed a simple and user–friendly interface for setting up completely new in addition to managing existing cron jobs – the Cronjob Manager. A cron job is a timetabled job – usually a script, which is carried out at predefined intervals of time. It can be a basic script for looking at if the web site is on the web, a mailing script, a website performance record, etc.

You can set and employ cron jobs with all of our cloud hosting packages. In case you demand added cron jobs, you are able to buy more as an upgrade.

Cron jobs

Password Protection

Simple way to guard your data files

Password protection is actually an approach to secure your website’s content with a username and password so that just certain individuals can access it. For instance, you might need password protection any time you design your website and do not want major search engines or others to view it prior to it being available or when you want to have a private directory for your site with approved access.The Password Protection instrument enclosed inside the Domain Discounts Control Panel will help you to accomplish this with a few mouse–clicks. You are the only person that knows the username and password necessary to sign in if you do not share them with another person.

The security password are going to be stored in an encoded format, so no–one will be able to see it or check it out. You alone, as the website owner can be capable to modify it.

Password Protection

URL redirection

URL re–direction with just a few mouse–clicks

If you would like instantly divert your website to a different page or some other site, that can be done using the URL Redirection instrument. It negates the need to create PHP redirects or configure an .htaccess file. Just specify the place you need to point your web site to and the software instrument will take care of all the rest. Your domain name can be rerouted immediately.

And if you prefer to cease the redirection as well as have your site directed to the original URL, this can be done with merely a mouse–click.

URL Redirection