We have created a variety of Advanced Instruments that you can get for you totally free using the Bluff City Host Web Hosting Control Panel! They are designed for web designers and for webmasters who need to maintain their web hosting setting independently. You can quickly create an .htaccess file, modify the PHP release for use on your website hosting account, customize the php.ini file, arrange a variety of automatic jobs and applications, and a lot more!

All of the Advanced Instruments stick to the structure pattern of our Web Hosting Control Panel, leading them to be extremely simple to operate.

Hotlink Protection

Safeguard yourself from data transfer theft

When you create unique content material there’ll always be somebody that will try to use it devoid of your approval. It pertains simultaneously to text as well as graphics. That’s where the Hotlink Protection tool included in the Web Hosting Control Panel will truly help you. With a click of the mouse, you’ll shield all pics within your site by blocking other websites from backlinking to them.

This way, you won’t just end other individuals from stealing your pics, but you’ll also make sure you follow your monthly data traffic restriction.

Hotlink Protection

.htaccess generator

Automated generation of .htaccess files

At Bluff City Host, you will have access to the .htaccess file of your web site, so you will make as many alterations as you want. Including only a couple of lines in the settings file, you’re able to route your website to another url, or set up password protection for a chosen folder, etcetera.

With the highly effective .htaccess Generator inside the Web Hosting Control Panel, you will not need to have any knowledge about .htaccess files whatsoever. Simply show the tool what you would like to accomplish and for exactly which web site, and after that click on the Save button. Our smart system will produce the .htaccess file for you in seconds.

.htaccess Generator

IP blocking

Stop harmful IPs from accessing your website

Should you have a well–liked web site, at some time you become a target to spammers and malicious site visitors. You’re able to shield your websites from this kind of behavior with the IP blocking instrument included in Bluff City Host’s Web Hosting Control Panel. The tool will give you the option to timely stop an IP address or a whole array of IP addresses with a click of the mouse.

Merged with the precise web stats as well as the GeoIP redirection software instruments, the IP Blocking tool will help you efficiently deal with the entry to your website.

IP Blocking

PHP configuration

Switch the PHP rules for your personal site

With all of the cloud hosting packages from Bluff City Host, you have the option to choose the PHP build for your web sites – coming from aged PHP builds just like PHP 4 to the newest stable releases. You can do that with merely a click of the mouse. All alterations are implemented quickly. For each PHP version, you can get the php.ini file for your personal site, allowing you to wholly alter the way PHP works for you.

You will find a effective interface, which allows you to swiftly customize the most crucial PHP settings. Any time, you may as well go back to the default settings to recover a back up copy.

PHP Configuration

Cron Jobs

Set automated planned tasks

Within the Bluff City Host Web Hosting Control Panel, we have designed a hassle–free and easy–to–use interface for creating brand new as well as handling existing cron jobs – the Cronjob Manager. A cron job really is a planned task – typically a script, that is operated at predetermined intervals of time. It may be a simple script for checking out if your site is online, a mailing script, a site overall performance record, etc.

It is possible to set up and use cron jobs with our cloud hosting offers. For those who need to have further cron jobs, you can always buy further as an upgrade.

Cron jobs

Password Protection

Good way to give protection to your data

When using the Bluff City Host Web Hosting Control Panel, it’s possible to promptly defend every single folder within your web site, as a result of the Password Protection tool. What you need to perform is determine the folder you want to guard and designate a user name plus a security password that just you will be aware of. Your folder and all of its files are going to be protected instantly.

The security password you have selected are going to be stored in an encoded way. No–one will be able to access it and you will be in a position to switch it when you would like.

Password Protection

URL redirection

URL redirection with several clicks

If you want to swiftly divert your site to a new webpage or some other web site, you can do this with our URL Redirection instrument. It eliminates the necessity to build PHP redirects or configure an .htaccess file. Simply indicate the place you need to point your website to and the tool will take care of the rest. Your domain can be rerouted speedily.

And, in case you wish to cancel the redirection and have your web site pointed back to the initial URL, this can be done with just a click.

URL Redirection