One of the most reliable approaches to limit the access to your website is to block the IP addresses of individuals that should not be able to open it. There are numerous good reasons to do that. As an illustration, you may want a specific person not to be able to see your site, or you can limit the access for an entire state. You can also block IP addresses if you detect that there are lots of browser requests from them, if a lot of spam comments are left in your Internet sites or if a script login page has been loaded numerous times. In any of these cases, the traffic is most probably fake and has been produced by an automatic bot, so you can safely block any shady IP address, so as to be on the safe side. Thus, you will also stay away from the chance of your web server getting overloaded by too many fake requests.

IP Blocking in Cloud Hosting

If you buy a cloud hosting plan from us, you shall be able to see comprehensive traffic stats for all of your Internet sites and if you notice that a large amount of the visits to each of them aren't legit, you can block the IP addresses which have created the most traffic by using our IP Blocking tool. The interface is very simple - choose the needed domain or subdomain from a drop-down list, then input the IP address you want to block and save the change. All the addresses that you've blacklisted will show up inside the exact same section of the Control Panel, allowing you to always remove any one of them and enable it to access your website again. You'll be able to block entire IP ranges using the tool as well - you just have to leave one or two octets from the address blank. For example, entering 1.2.3. will block all 254 IPs from to

IP Blocking in Semi-dedicated Servers

You will be able to block IP addresses effortlessly and stop the undesirable traffic to any site hosted within a semi-dedicated server account with our company, as we offer you a rather easy-to-use tool to do that, that is included with our Hepsia hosting Control Panel. Even if you haven't dealt with this sort of problems in the past, you will not have any difficulties, considering that our tool provides a very user-friendly interface. Once you go to the IP blocking section of the CP, you shall find a complete list of all the domains and subdomains that you've added within the Hosted Domains section. All you need to do to block an IP address is select the desired domain or subdomain from a drop-down menu and then type in the IP within the box below. The change shall take effect straightaway, so you will not get any traffic from this address in the future. Taking away an IP from the blocked list is just as uncomplicated.