Inside the Williams Hostings Web Site Control Panel, you can find a collection of Advanced Instruments. They are designed for cloud hosting customers who are accustomed to maintaining their cloud hosting environment. Having said that, because of the convenient–to–use user interface of the Web Site Control Panel, they are really straightforward to manage, even for beginners. What’s more, we’ve designed a variety of precise how–to courses that will help unskilled users promptly learn how to work with the software tools!

Hotlink Protection

Shield yourself from bandwidth cyber–theft

Whenever you make unique content there’s always somebody that will attempt to use it without having your permission. It pertains equally to text along with graphics. That’s where the Hotlink Protection tool integrated into the Web Site Control Panel will surely help you out. With simply a click of the mouse, you are going to secure all pictures on your site by preventing other websites from backlinking to them.

This way, not only will you prevent other people from stealing your pics, but you’ll also ensure that you stick to your monthly data traffic restriction.

Hotlink Protection

.htaccess generator

Auto creation of .htaccess files

Integrated in the Williams Hostings Web Site Control Panel one can find .htaccess Generator – a highly–effective software instrument, which enables you to produce .htaccess files and not having to generate them by yourself. The tool requires zero knowledge and also absolutely no comprehension of .htaccess file supervision.

Through an .htaccess file, you can quickly redirect a few web pages within your website or maybe the full web site to a completely new place. You may also use it to guard a directory by way of a password or even to allow for PHP code inside HTML files, etc.

.htaccess Generator

IP blocking

Block out malicious IP addresses from accessing your website

Within the Williams Hostings Web Site Control Panel we’ve built in a very valuable tool that lets you restrict entry to your websites by blocking many IP addresses. When using the IP blocking tool, you can halt an IP address or, perhaps an entire range of IP addresses from opening your site. To determine which IP addresses create the ’harmful’ site traffic to your web site, you should check out the Stats Manager.

All IP addresses will be hindered straight away and then no one will have the ability to look at or access your website from them any more.

IP Blocking

PHP configuration

Alter the PHP rules for one’s site

Whenever the app you are using demands a distinct PHP edition, or, if you intend to make any PHP changes, you can quickly achieve this in the Williams Hostings Web Site Control Panel. It is easy to switch the PHP version with a mouse–click, selecting from previous PHP variants to the steady PHP release. Also, you can promptly modify the most crucial controls in the php.ini file, or make a total overhaul of the way your PHP build functions.

You no longer need to wait all day or reboot anything for your adjustments to take effect. The changes are carried out on the Internet when you save them.

PHP Configuration

Cron Jobs

Set automatic scheduled tasks

When there’s something which your site or application is required to complete day after day, you can easily automate it by making use of a cron job. Cron jobs enable you to come up with scheduled jobs, which can be carried through at specified intervals. You can create cron jobs to e–mail you the condition of your website day–to–day as well as to get rid of non–permanent files weekly so as to liberate disk space within your website hosting account.

Every single cloud hosting plan provides a varied number of cron jobs. Further cron jobs are available anytime within your Web Site Control Panel.

Cron jobs

Password Protection

Great way to shield all your files

If you would like to create a place within your web site that can be visible simply to the individuals you wish, it’s possible to take advantage of our Password Protection instrument. Making use of it you can quickly set up a password protected folder that will be secured and accessible simply to you and also anybody else who you share the sign in info with.

The directory will be safeguarded instantaneously and no person else can look at what is inside. You’re going to be the sole person who will be able to alter or switch it if you do not decide to approve different clients to reach it.

Password Protection

URL redirection

URL re–direction with a few clicks

Within the Williams Hostings Web Site Control Panel, it’s possible to rather quickly divert your website to an alternative spot with the assistance of Williams Hostings’s URL Redirection instrument. It is actually easy–to–navigate – all that you should make is identify where exactly your site will be directed to. No requirement for virtually any .htaccess files, PHP redirections whatsoever, DNS configurations, etcetera to be set. Your site is going to be redirected to the completely new area right away.

You can easily revoke the website redirection anytime. All you are required to actually do is visit the URL Redirection instrument and eliminate the site redirection. Your web site is going to start linking towards the initial location.

URL Redirection