Within the Host Gate Site Control Panel, you can find an assortment of Advanced Resources. They’re intended for cloud hosting customers who are familiar with controlling their web hosting environment. Having said that, due to the simple interface in the Site Control Panel, they are pretty easy to manage, even for beginners. What’s more, we have integrated a wide range of precise how–to videos to help not experienced clients swiftly learn how to utilize the software tools!

Hotlink Protection

Defend yourself from bandwidth theft

From our Host Gate Site Control Panel, you’re able to instantaneously guard all the images within your websites from getting used somewhere else not having your permission. And you can do that with only a couple of clicks of the mouse applying Host Gate’s Hotlink Protection tool.

What you need to make is simply select the domain you would like to shield and switch on the Hotlink Protection. Adjustments will work as soon as possible and your graphics will be shielded from unlawful use and data transfer theft.

Hotlink Protection

.htaccess generator

Automatic generation of .htaccess files

At Host Gate, you will get access to the .htaccess file of your respective site, so you will make as many changes as you want. Including only a few lines to the settings file, you can route your site to a new web link, or create security password protection for a specific directory, and many more.

When using the impressive .htaccess Generator inside the Site Control Panel, you will not need to have any know–how about .htaccess files whatsoever. Simply tell the tool what you need to perform as well as for exactly which website, afterwards click the Save button. The clever platform will generate the .htaccess file suitable for you in seconds.

.htaccess Generator

IP blocking

Prevent harmful IP addresses from ever accessing your web site

For those who have a busy web site, sooner or later you fall victim to spammers and malicious website visitors. You can safeguard all of your web sites from this sort of activities through the IP blocking instrument built into our Site Control Panel. The tool will allow you efficiently obstruct an IP address or possibly an entire range of IPs with simply a click of the mouse.

Put together with Host Gate’s complete web stats and also Host Gate’s GeoIP redirection software instruments, this IP Blocking tool will help you proficiently command the ability to access your website.

IP Blocking

PHP configuration

Switch the PHP settings for one’s website

For any of the cloud hosting bundles from Host Gate, you can choose the PHP release for use on your web sites – coming from aged PHP releases such as PHP 4 to the latest stable builds. It can be done with just a click of the mouse. All adjustments are going to be implemented right away. For every single PHP build, you can find the php.ini file for your personal website, so that you can thoroughly customize the way PHP works.

We supply a efficient user interface, which allows you to easily modify the most crucial PHP controls. Anytime, it’s also possible to go back to the default configuration in order to recover a backup.

PHP Configuration

Cron Jobs

Set automatic scheduled jobs

Inside the Host Gate Site Control Panel, we’ve developed a quick and intuitive interface for establishing completely new or controlling already present cron jobs – the Cronjob Manager. A cron job is usually a timetabled activity – typically a script, that’s carried out at defined periods of time. It can be a basic script for checking if your web site is on the web, a mailing script, a site effectiveness review, etc.

It is easy to set take advantage of cron jobs with all our cloud hosting packages. In case you need to have additional cron jobs, it’s possible to get more as an upgrade.

Cron jobs

Password Protection

Good way to shield all your files

Password protection is actually an approach to protect your web site employing a username and password to ensure that only pre–specified account holders can access it. One example is, you might need username and password protection if you are in the process of designing your website and do not wish the search engines or other individuals to view it before it is set or if you wish to generate an exclusive folder for your site with authorized access.The Password Protection tool enclosed at the Host Gate Site Control Panel will help you to make that happen with merely a few mouse–clicks. You’re going to be the only person who knows the username and password required to sign in should you not share them with some other person.

The security password are going to be saved in an encoded file format, so not one person can see it or check it out. Only you, as the site owner are going to be permitted to modify it.

Password Protection

URL redirection

URL redirection with only a couple of mouse–clicks

In the Host Gate Site Control Panel, you are able to swiftly direct your website to an alternative area through our URL Redirection tool. It’s extremely uncomplicated – everything you need to actually do is select just where your domain name will be pointing to. No need for any .htaccess files, PHP redirections whatsoever, DNS configurations, etcetera to be made. Your website is going to be sent straight for the new location right away.

It is easy to stop the website redirection at any time. Everything you should do is visit the URL Redirection instrument and disable the domain name re–direction. Then your web site will rapidly start linking to its primary location.

URL Redirection