Within the Sites2Web - Website Hosting Web Site Control Panel, you will find a number of Advanced Tools. They are designed for cloud hosting customers who’re accustomed to handling their hosting environment. Still, because of the straightforward user interface in the Web Site Control Panel, they are quite simple to work with, even for novices. Additionally, we’ve designed a selection of in–depth how–to videos to help not experienced users swiftly learn how to make use of the software instruments!

Hotlink Protection

Defend yourself from bandwidth cyber–theft

Whenever you come up with unique website content there will always be somebody who will try to make use of without your approval. It can be applied simultaneously to written content as well as pictures. That’s usually where the Hotlink Protection tool included in our Web Site Control Panel will really help you out. With a click, you will defend all pics within your website by stopping other websites from connecting to them.

Using this method, you won’t just avoid people from stealing your pictures, but you’ll at the same time ensure you stick to your monthly data traffic restriction.

Hotlink Protection

.htaccess generator

Automated building of .htaccess files

Bundled inside the Sites2Web - Website Hosting Web Site Control Panel you can find .htaccess Generator – an impressive tool, which enables you to generate .htaccess files and never have to create them by hand. Our tool calls for zero practical experience and no understanding of .htaccess file administration.

With the .htaccess file, it’s easy to reroute a number of pages of your respective site or complete web site to a completely new place. It’s also possible to use it to defend a directory with a password or even to have PHP code within HTML files, etcetera.

.htaccess Generator

IP blocking

Block malevolent IP addresses from ever accessing your site

In case you have top–ranked web site, sooner or later you fall victim to spammers and destructive site visitors. You’ll be able to shield all of your web sites from such activities by using the IP blocking tool integrated into Sites2Web - Website Hosting’s Web Site Control Panel. The tool will help you to timely prevent an IP address or an entire range of IP addresses with simply a mouse–click.

Put together with our complete web stats and also the GeoIP redirection instruments, the IP Blocking tool will help you successfully control the ability to access your web site.

IP Blocking

PHP configuration

Modify the PHP settings for your website

For any of the cloud hosting deals from Sites2Web - Website Hosting, you are given the option to choose the PHP version for your sites – from aged PHP versions including PHP 4 up to the most up–to–date stable versions. It can be done with merely a mouse–click. All modifications are going to be applied in a flash. For every PHP release, you have access to the php.ini file for use on your website, so you’re able to absolutely affect the manner PHP works.

Sites2Web - Website Hosting offers a efficient user interface, which lets you quickly customize the most essential PHP options. Whenever you want, you may as well go back to the standard adjustments to bring back a backup.

PHP Configuration

Cron Jobs

Generate automated scheduled tasks

When there is something which your web site or application will need to carry out daily, it’s possible to automate it by using a cron job. Cron jobs make it easier to set up planned chores, that can be completed at specific time periods. You could make cron jobs to e–mail you the position of your respective site every single day or even to erase temporary files once a week in order to free disk space within your cloud hosting account.

Every single cloud hosting plan offers a different number of cron jobs. Added cron jobs are sold at any time within your Web Site Control Panel.

Cron jobs

Password Protection

Great way to give protection to your data

When using the Sites2Web - Website Hosting Web Site Control Panel, you will be able to swiftly defend every directory with your website, as a result of the Password Protection instrument. All you should perform is determine the directory you wish to guard and then select a user name in addition to a security password that only you know. Your folder and all of its contents will be safeguarded easily.

The security password you have selected will be held in a protected fashion. No–one will be able to read it and you will be capable to change it if you want.

Password Protection

URL redirection

URL re–direction with a few clicks

If you want to easily divert your site to another web page or some other site, you can do so using our URL Redirection instrument. It negates the necessity to create PHP redirects or create an .htaccess file. Basically select the spot you intend to point your web site towards and the tool will handle all the rest. Your website is going to be redirected rapidly.

And, in case you have to terminate the redirection and also have your website pointed back to the initial URL, that can be done with a click of the mouse.

URL Redirection