We’ve included an abundance of Advanced Applications in the WebHostMasters Web Hosting Control Panel. All these tools will allow you to do simple tasks just like guarding a directory using a pass word and also far more elaborate ones like, for example, shifting the PHP version of your account. Even though the tasks they do will vary, the Advanced Applications have one similarity. They are extremely easy–to–work–with and call for virtually no particular capabilities from you.

Hotlink Protection

Safeguard yourself from data transfer cyber–theft

Whenever you generate original content material there’s always somebody who will try to get hold of it without having your approval. It applies both to written content and also visuals. And here, the Hotlink Protection tool built into the Web Hosting Control Panel will really help you out. With merely a mouse–click, you are going to secure all images within your site by blocking other websites from linking to them.

This way, you will not only end other individuals from using your images, but you’ll at the same time ensure you stick to your monthly data traffic limitation.

Hotlink Protection

.htaccess generator

Computerized creation of .htaccess files

At WebHostMasters, you will get access to the .htaccess file of your respective web site, to make sure you will make as many adjusts as you want. Adding just a few lines to the settings file, you will be able to reroute your site to a new web address, or set up security password defense for a picked out folder, and so on.

Thanks to the mighty .htaccess Generator in the Web Hosting Control Panel, you no longer need to possess any know–how about .htaccess files whatsoever. Just convey to the tool what you wish to do and for exactly which website, and then also click the Save button. WebHostMasters’s smart program will produce the .htaccess file suitable for you within seconds.

.htaccess Generator

IP blocking

Block harmful IPs out of your site

In order to block a spammer from your website, a web troll out of your discussion forum or a a collection of IPs flooding your web site, it is best to make use of the easy–to–work–with IP blocking tool. It enables one to speedily stop an IP address as well as a a full IP variety from ever interacting with your website.

WebHostMasters’s IP Blocking tool is very simple. All you have to do is enter in, the IP address (and / or addresses) that you’d like to block and then click the action button. All IP addresses you’ve entered are going to be blocked straight away.

IP Blocking

PHP configuration

Change the PHP settings for your website

For any of the cloud hosting packages from WebHostMasters, you may choose the PHP version for use on your sites – from aged PHP builds like PHP 4 up to the newest stable releases. You can do that with just a mouse–click. All the corrections are applied right away. For each PHP release, you can get the php.ini file for your own web site, so that you can entirely modify the way PHP works for you.

We offer a structured interface, which allows you to instantly customize the most critical PHP options. At any time, you can also get back to the default adjustments to restore a back up copy.

PHP Configuration

Cron Jobs

Create automatic planned tasks

Within the WebHostMasters Web Hosting Control Panel, we’ve designed an effortless and easy–to–use interface for setting up new or controlling already present cron jobs – the Cronjob Manager. A cron job is usually a planned job – usually a script, that’s run at defined periods of time. It may be a basic script for checking out whether your site is online, a mailing script, a website overall performance record, etc.

It is easy to set up and use cron jobs with all WebHostMasters’s cloud hosting offers. For those who want further cron jobs, it is easy to obtain further as an upgrade.

Cron jobs

Password Protection

Great way to safeguard all your data files

While using the WebHostMasters Web Hosting Control Panel, you are able to easily guard every folder with your site, as a result of WebHostMasters’s Password Protection instrument. All you need to perform is pick up the directory you need to guard and select a login name plus a security password that only you’ll know. Your folder and all of its contents will be shielded promptly.

The security password you’ve specified will be saved in a protected approach. No–one can check it out and you’ll be in a position to switch it whenever you wish.

Password Protection

URL redirection

URL re–direction with only several clicks

From the WebHostMasters Web Hosting Control Panel, it is easy to rapidly direct your site to a different place thanks to our URL Redirection instrument. It is extremely uncomplicated – everything you should actually do is identify just where your domain name is going to be linked to. No requirement for any type of .htaccess files, PHP redirections, DNS settings, and the like to be set. Your domain name can be rerouted for the fresh spot in an instant.

It’s possible to revoke the site redirection at any time. What you need to actually do is go to the URL Redirection instrument and eliminate the domain name redirection. After that your website will begin to begin pointing to its original location.

URL Redirection