Inside the wanahost Online Control Panel, there is also a collection of Advanced Applications. They are made for cloud hosting users who’re accustomed to controlling their web hosting environment. Still, thanks to the simple user interface of the Online Control Panel, they are really straightforward to make use of, even for newbies. Also, we’ve integrated an array of descriptive how–to courses that will assist beginner users immediately figure out how to use the tools!

Hotlink Protection

Secure yourself from data transfer theft

Any time you come up with authentic content material for your own web site, it is essential to shield it from individuals who want to use it without having your approval. For this function, we’ve built an exclusive defensive software instrument inside the wanahost Online Control Panel. The Hotlink Protection tool was compiled to guard all of the pics at your web site from being published in any publications devoid of your authorization.

The instrument is admittedly simple to operate, without having setup necessary in any way. Everything you need to actually do is simply choose which domain name to safeguard and activate the service.

Hotlink Protection

.htaccess generator

Automated creation of .htaccess files

At wanahost, you’ve got access to the .htaccess file of one’s website, so you will make as much alterations as you would like. Incorporating only a few lines for the settings file, you can actually route your web site to an alternative web address, or configure security password protection for a particular directory, etcetera.

Thanks to the impressive .htaccess Generator in the Online Control Panel, you don’t need to have any knowledge about .htaccess files. Simply tell the tool what you want to perform and for which website, and after that click the Save button. The smart platform will produce the .htaccess file to best suit your specific needs in seconds.

.htaccess Generator

IP blocking

Block malicious IPs from accessing your site

If you have a well–known site, eventually you become a victim of spammers and destructive visitors. You can easily shield all your sites from this kind of behavior when using the IP blocking instrument included in our Online Control Panel. The tool will allow you to effectively obstruct an IP address or an entire array of IP addresses with a click of the mouse.

Combined with our complete web stats and the GeoIP redirection software tools, this IP Blocking tool will allow you to proficiently deal with the ways to access your web site.

IP Blocking

PHP configuration

Change the PHP settings for your personal site

Along with any of the cloud hosting plans from wanahost, you may choose the PHP release for use on your sites – coming from older PHP builds including PHP 4 to the most current stable builds. It can be done with a click of the mouse. All the changes are going to be implemented without delay. For each and every PHP release, you can get the php.ini file for your personal web site, so, it’s possible to entirely switch the manner PHP works for you.

We provide a slimmer user interface, which allows you to swiftly change the most essential PHP options. Any time, you can also return to the default settings in order to restore a backup.

PHP Configuration

Cron Jobs

Develop automatic scheduled tasks

If there is a study you need to run every single day, or, perhaps there are some automatic tasks you wish your web site to perform, then cron jobs are actually the thing you need. Within the wanahost Online Control Panel, it’s easy to make and be in charge of various cron jobs. We have designed an uncomplicated way for you to create a cron job. You will need just one minute for a unique task to get scheduled for execution.

Cron jobs are obtainable with all of our cloud hosting packs. Every single of them contains a varied range of cron jobs. More cron jobs are offered as an update at any time you would like.

Cron jobs

Password Protection

Simple way to give protection to your data files

Password protection is known as an approach to protect your web site with a password making sure that only pre–specified people have access to it. One example is, you may need security password protection in case you create your site and don’t wish the search engines or others to find it before it’s prepared or when you’d like to create a personal folder within your site with authorized access.The Password Protection instrument provided in the wanahost Online Control Panel can assist you to do this with a couple of mouse–clicks. You’ll be the only one who knows the username and password necessary to sign in if you don’t share them with someone else.

The password are going to be saved in an encrypted file format, so no person should be able to view it or read it. Only you, as the web site owner will be able to change it.

Password Protection

URL redirection

URL re–direction with merely several mouse–clicks

In the wanahost Online Control Panel, you are able to instantly redirect your site to another place through the help of our URL Redirection instrument. It is truly user–friendly – all you should make is designate where your domain name should be linked to. No need for any kind of .htaccess files, PHP redirections whatsoever, DNS configurations, etc. to be made. Your web site is going to be sent straight to the completely new area directly.

You can actually terminate the website re–direction at any time. Everything you need to do is visit the URL Redirection instrument and eliminate the website redirection. Then your website will begin to begin going towards the primary location.

URL Redirection