Once in a while you may need to block certain third parties from accessing your websites. There are a number of automatic bots which crawl the Internet, for example, and produce fake visits and site traffic. In addition, there are spammers that leave links to shady sites as comments to website articles. This kind of things may considerably undermine your work, simply because nobody likes to visit an Internet site with tons of fake comments, furthermore the increased website traffic from both spammers and bots can create high load on the server in which your Internet site is hosted, which can result in your site not working correctly. One of the best solutions in this case is to block the IP addresses that produce the fake traffic, in order to make sure that the visits to your site are authentic.

IP Blocking in Cloud Hosting

If you buy a Linux cloud hosting from our company, you will be able to see detailed traffic statistics for all of your websites and if you notice that a large amount of the visits to each of them aren't legitimate, you are able to block the IP addresses that have generated the most traffic by using our IP Blocking tool. The interface is incredibly simple - select the needed domain or subdomain from a drop-down list, then input the IP address that you would like to block and save the change. All the addresses that you have blacklisted shall appear inside the very same section of the Control Panel, so that you can always remove any one of them and permit it to access your Internet site again. You can block whole IP ranges through the tool also - you just need to leave 1 or 2 octets from the address blank. For instance, entering 1.2.3. will block all 254 IPs from to

IP Blocking in Semi-dedicated Hosting

You shall be able to block IP addresses effortlessly and stop the unwanted traffic to any Internet site hosted within a semi-dedicated server account with our company, since we offer a very easy-to-use tool to do that, that's provided with our Hepsia hosting CP. Even if you have not addressed this kind of matters in the past, you won't have any difficulties, since our tool has a very user-friendly interface. Once you check out the IP blocking section of the CP, you shall find a complete list of all the domains and subdomains that you have added in the Hosted Domains section. All you should do to block an IP address is pick the needed domain or subdomain from a drop-down menu and input the IP within the box below. The change shall take effect immediately, so you will not get any traffic from this address in the future. Taking away an IP from the blocked list is equally uncomplicated.