Within the HostingBox Site Control Panel, there is also a range of Advanced Resources. They’re made for cloud hosting customers who are experienced with handling their hosting environment. However, as a result of the convenient user interface in the Site Control Panel, they are pretty easy to handle, even for beginners. What’s more, we have designed a wide range of meticulous how–to courses that will assist not experienced clients swiftly learn how to take advantage of the software instruments!

Hotlink Protection

Protect yourself from bandwidth theft

Any time you come up with genuine content there’ll always be somebody that will attempt to use it devoid of your approval. It is true equally to text and images. And here, the Hotlink Protection tool built into our Site Control Panel will really assist you. With just a click, you will shield all graphics within your web site by stopping other websites from linking to them.

Using this method, you won’t just end people from using your photos, but you will at the same time make sure you follow your monthly data traffic restriction.

Hotlink Protection

.htaccess generator

Auto building of .htaccess files

Integrated inside the HostingBox Site Control Panel you will discover .htaccess Generator – a powerful instrument, which enables you to produce .htaccess files and never having to make them by hand. The tool calls for absolutely no knowledge and zero understanding of .htaccess file management.

With an .htaccess file, you can quickly divert a number of pages of your site or full web site to a new location. Additionally, you can apply it to safeguard a folder with a security password or to have PHP code within HTML files, etcetera.

.htaccess Generator

IP blocking

Block harmful IP addresses from accessing your web site

Inside the HostingBox Site Control Panel we have incorporated a very effective tool that permits you to minimize access to your websites by barring many IP addresses. When using the IP blocking tool, you can easily halt an IP address as well as an entire range of IP addresses from using your web site. To see which IP addresses produce the ’undesirable’ website traffic to your site, you should check out the Stats Manager.

All of the IP addresses are blacklisted quickly and then no–one will have a way to find or access your web site from them any longer.

IP Blocking

PHP configuration

Switch the PHP rules for one’s site

With any of the cloud hosting deals from HostingBox, you can pick the PHP version for use on your web sites – coming from older PHP releases like PHP 4 up to the most up–to–date stable builds. It can be done with simply a click. All the corrections are applied in a flash. For every PHP build, you have access to the php.ini file for use on your web site, so you can totally customize the manner PHP works for you.

You will find a effective interface, which lets you easily modify the most crucial PHP options. Any time, you can even go back to the standard configuration so as to restore a back up copy.

PHP Configuration

Cron Jobs

Create automated planned jobs

In the HostingBox Site Control Panel, we have designed a quick and user–friendly interface for configuring completely new and also dealing with existing cron jobs – the Cronjob Manager. A cron job is actually a timetabled job – normally a script, which is carried out at predefined periods of time. It can be a simple script for verifying when your website is on the Internet, an emailing script, a site functionality review, etcetera.

You can set up take advantage of cron jobs with all of HostingBox’s cloud hosting plans. In case you demand extra cron jobs, you can always purchase extra as an upgrade.

Cron jobs

Password Protection

Easy way to defend your data files

While using the HostingBox Site Control Panel, you are able to instantly protect every single folder on your website, because of HostingBox’s Password Protection instrument. Everything you need to actually do is pick the folder you need to guard and also select a username as well as a password that only you will be aware of. Your folder and all of its contents are going to be protected right away.

The security password you’ve specified are going to be stored in an encrypted approach. No–one will be able to access it and you’ll be capable of change it if you need.

Password Protection

URL redirection

URL re–direction with merely a few clicks

In case at any time you need to redirect your website to another web address, it can be done instantly through the URL Redirection instrument bundled in the HostingBox Site Control Panel. You will not have to create a special .htaccess file and go through advanced lines of code. Everything you need to perform is select which website to redirect and where you wish it to lead. Our smart system is going to manage every little thing for you.

If you no longer need the domain re–direction that you’ve specified, it is easy to stop it with merely a click.

URL Redirection