We’ve provided quite a few Advanced Resources with the Smooth Web Hosting Web Control Panel. All these tools can help you do easy jobs for instance protecting a folder with a password and also way more advanced ones like, as an example, switching the PHP build of your web hosting account. Although the tasks they actually do are very different, the Advanced Resources have one uniformity. They’re extremely user–friendly and require absolutely no distinctive expertise on your part.

Hotlink Protection

Protect yourself from data transfer theft

When you make genuine content and articles for one’s site, it’s important to secure it from individuals who wish to use it without having your permission. By reason of this, we have built a unique defensive tool within the Smooth Web Hosting Web Control Panel. The Hotlink Protection tool is designed to safeguard all pics on your site from being published in any publications without having your authorization.

The instrument is absolutely convenient–to–use, devoid of setting necessary in any way. All you have to perform is determine which domain name to shield and switch on the service.

Hotlink Protection

.htaccess generator

Automatic generation of .htaccess files

At Smooth Web Hosting, you’ll get access to the .htaccess file of your website, and so you will make as much corrections as you want. Incorporating only a few lines in the configuration file, it’s possible to direct your website to an alternative web link, or put in place password protection for a specific folder, and so on.

Using the effective .htaccess Generator within the Web Control Panel, you no longer need to have any know–how about .htaccess files whatsoever. Merely tell the tool what you wish to perform as well as for exactly which website, and after that click the Save button. The smart platform will produce the .htaccess file suitable for you in seconds.

.htaccess Generator

IP blocking

Prevent malevolent IP addresses from your site

In the Smooth Web Hosting Web Control Panel we have integrated an extremely handy tool that permits you to limit ability to access your websites by hindering different IP addresses. With the IP blocking tool, you can easily stop an IP address or, perhaps a full array of IPs from interacting with your web site. To find out which IP addresses create the ’harmful’ website traffic to your web site, you should check out the Stats Manager.

All IP addresses are stopped up quickly and no–one will be able to observe or gain access to your web site from them any longer.

IP Blocking

PHP configuration

Customize the PHP settings for one’s website

Along with any of the cloud hosting offers from Smooth Web Hosting, you are given the option to choose the PHP version for use on your websites – from old PHP versions including PHP 4 up to the most current stable editions. It can be done with a click. All of the changes are going to be implemented readily. For each PHP edition, you can find the php.ini file for use on your web site, so you can totally switch the manner PHP works.

Our company offers a streamlined user interface, which enables you to immediately customize the most important PHP controls. At any moment, you could also get back to the standard adjustments to bring back a backup.

PHP Configuration

Cron Jobs

Set automated planned jobs

When there is a thing that your website or web application is required to execute on a daily basis, it is possible to automate it by means of a cron job. Cron jobs assist you to make scheduled jobs, which can be conducted at specific time intervals. You can make cron jobs to e–mail you the reputation of one’s website day–to–day or even to get rid of momentary files on a weekly basis to be able to free disk space in your web hosting account.

Every cloud hosting package comes with a various amount of cron jobs. Supplemental cron jobs can be bought at any time through the Web Control Panel.

Cron jobs

Password Protection

Fantastic way to defend your files

Using the Smooth Web Hosting Web Control Panel, you’ll be able to immediately safeguard each and every folder with your website, as a result of the Password Protection tool. All you need to achieve is pick the folder you want to defend and also identify a user name together with a password that just you know. Your folder and all of its contents will be safeguarded without delay.

The password you’ve selected can be held in a secured method. No–one can access it and you’ll be capable to switch it whenever you desire.

Password Protection

URL redirection

URL re–direction with only a couple of mouse–clicks

In the Smooth Web Hosting Web Control Panel, it is possible to immediately redirect your domain name to a different site through Smooth Web Hosting’s URL Redirection instrument. It is truly uncomplicated – all you have to do is identify where exactly your domain name is going to be linked to. No need for virtually any .htaccess files, PHP redirections whatsoever, DNS configurations, etc. to be made. Your website can be rerouted all the way to the completely new area instantly.

You’ll be able to terminate the site re–direction at any time. Everything you are required to complete is navigate to the URL Redirection tool and then disable the domain re–direction. Then your web site will begin to start pointing to the original location.

URL Redirection