In the VIP Internet Hosting Web Site Control Panel, there is also a range of Advanced Instruments. They are created for cloud hosting users who are familiar with controlling their hosting setting. Having said that, because of the simple to use user interface of the Web Site Control Panel, they are quite easy to make use of, even for rookies. In addition, we’ve designed a variety of descriptive how–to tutorials that can help novice customers promptly figure out how to utilize the software tools!

Hotlink Protection

Defend yourself from bandwidth theft

In the VIP Internet Hosting Web Site Control Panel, you can actually immediately defend all the photographs within your websites from being used somewhere else not having your approval. And you can make it happen with merely several clicks of the mouse when using VIP Internet Hosting’s Hotlink Protection tool.

What you need to do is just select the domain you want to defend and then enable the Hotlink Protection. Adjusts will work automatically and your photographs are going to be protected against unauthorized employment and data transfer thievery.

Hotlink Protection

.htaccess generator

Automatic generation of .htaccess files

At VIP Internet Hosting, you’ll have accessibility to the .htaccess file of your web site, to ensure you could make as many adjustments as you want. Incorporating just one or two lines to the settings file, it’s possible to reroute your website to a new web address, or put in place security password defense for a chosen folder, and many more.

Using the mighty .htaccess Generator in the Web Site Control Panel, you no longer need to possess any knowledge about .htaccess files. Merely convey to the tool what you wish to carry out as well as for exactly which site, and afterwards click on the Save button. VIP Internet Hosting’s clever program will generate the .htaccess file suitable for you within seconds.

.htaccess Generator

IP blocking

Block malicious IPs from your site

If you have a popular web site, sooner or later you become a victim of spammers and malevolent site visitors. It’s possible to secure all of your web sites from these types of actions when using the IP blocking tool included in our Web Site Control Panel. The tool will provide you with the option to efficiently stop an IP address or maybe a full range of IPs with just a mouse–click.

Joined with the detailed web stats as well as the GeoIP redirection tools, this IP Blocking tool will assist you to successfully deal with the entry to your site.

IP Blocking

PHP configuration

Switch the PHP rules for your web site

The VIP Internet Hosting Web Site Control Panel will give you an opportunity to easily change the PHP edition for one’s account. It’s possible to choose between older PHP editions all the way to the newest stable PHP launch. We have developed a simple to operate interface that allows you to change the PHP release as many times as you desire. Then the edition you’ve chosen is going to be applied right away.

Whichever PHP build you decide on, you’ll have complete control in the php.ini file – the PHP configuration file for your cloud hosting account. You can quickly modify a lot of preferred selections, manage the full php.ini file or speedily revert all changes and then set things back to their defaulting condition.

PHP Configuration

Cron Jobs

Make automated scheduled tasks

If there is something your website or app is required to perform on a daily basis, it’s easy to automate it by using a cron job. Cron jobs help you develop planned chores, which can be executed at certain time intervals. You could make cron jobs to email you the rank of one’s site every day or even to delete short–term files every week in order to liberate disk space as part of your cloud hosting account.

Each cloud hosting package is equipped with a specified amount of cron jobs. Supplemental cron jobs are available any time from the Web Site Control Panel.

Cron jobs

Password Protection

Fantastic way to secure all your files

While using the VIP Internet Hosting Web Site Control Panel, you’ll be able to quickly protect every single folder on your web site, thanks to our Password Protection tool. All you should perform is select the directory you want to defend and select a username plus a password that only you know. Your folder and all of its contents are going to be shielded immediately.

The password you have specified can be kept in a protected fashion. Nobody can read it and you’ll be in the position to switch it anytime you would like.

Password Protection

URL redirection

URL redirection with only several clicks

If you wish to quickly divert your website to another page or some other web site, this can be done using the URL Redirection tool. It minimizes the requirement to build PHP redirects or configure an .htaccess file. Simply select the spot you need to point your domain name towards and the software tool will take care of everything else. Your web site will be redirected promptly.

If you want to terminate the re–direction as well as have your website directed to the initial URL, you can do so with only a mouse–click.

URL Redirection