Within the Platinum Web Services Web Control Panel, there is also a selection of Advanced Instruments. They’re built for cloud hosting customers that are experienced with managing their web hosting environment. Having said that, thanks to the simple interface of the Web Control Panel, they are really easy to handle, even for first–timers. What’s more, we have introduced a wide range of precise how–to guides which can help unskilled customers instantly discover how to use the tools!

Hotlink Protection

Protect yourself from traffic cyber–theft

Whenever you come up with original content there’s always someone that will attempt to get hold of it without having your permission. It is applicable both to text plus photographs. That’s where the Hotlink Protection tool built into the Web Control Panel will truly help you out. With merely a click, you’ll defend all pictures on your site by preventing other websites from connecting to them.

By result of this, you won’t just avoid other individuals from stealing your photos, but you will at the same time ensure that you stick to your monthly data traffic limit.

Hotlink Protection

.htaccess generator

Automatic creation of .htaccess files

By making use of the .htaccess file, it’s easy to manage your website – create redirections, generate security password secured directories, and so much more. From the Platinum Web Services Web Control Panel, you can quickly make unique .htaccess files by making use of Platinum Web Services’s mighty .htaccess Generator.

You do not need to learn a single thing concerning .htaccess files in order to use our .htaccess Generator. Simply indicate the alterations you wish to make while using the tool’s intuitive point–and–click interface and it will automatically generate the necessary code for you.

.htaccess Generator

IP blocking

Stop harmful IPs from accessing your site

Within the Platinum Web Services Web Control Panel we’ve included quite a convenient tool that permits you to limit the ways to access your websites by stopping unique IP addresses. Using the IP blocking tool, you can actually stop an IP address or, possibly an entire range of IPs from being able to access your site. To determine what IP addresses generate the ’harmful’ site traffic to your web site, you should check out the Stats Manager.

All of the IP addresses are impeded right away and then nobody will have a way to observe or gain access to your site from them any longer.

IP Blocking

PHP configuration

Switch the PHP rules for your website

The Platinum Web Services Web Control Panel offers the alternative to quickly alter the PHP build for your account. It is possible to make a choice from older PHP variations all the way to the newest stable PHP release. We’ve created a user–friendly interface that allows you to alter the PHP version as often as you would like to. And the version you’ll have selected is going to be applied immediately.

Regardless of what PHP version you choose, you will have complete control on the php.ini file – the PHP settings file for your web hosting account. You can quickly modify some of the more popular selections, edit the total php.ini file or quickly return all adjustments as well as set things to their defaulting state.

PHP Configuration

Cron Jobs

Make automated scheduled jobs

If there is a thing that your site or web app needs to complete daily, you’ll be able to automate it by using a cron job. Cron jobs allow you to create timetabled tasks, that can be executed at selected periods. You can make cron jobs to email you the condition of one’s web site every single day or to get rid of temporary files once a week in order to free disk space with your hosting account.

Each cloud hosting plan is designed with a distinct amount of cron jobs. More cron jobs are available at any moment through your Web Control Panel.

Cron jobs

Password Protection

Great way to safeguard your data files

Password protection is known as a solution to protect your website using a username and password to ensure that just a pre–defined group of account holders have access to it. One example is, you may want security password protection if you are in the process of developing your site and do not wish the search engines or others to see it before it is prepared or if you want to make a personal folder within your site with authorized entry.The Password Protection tool enclosed in the Platinum Web Services Web Control Panel will allow you to achieve that with just a couple of clicks. You are the only person to know the username and password required to sign in should you not share them with someone else.

The password are going to be saved in a secured format, so no–one will be able to view it or read it. Only you, as the webmaster can be capable to change it.

Password Protection

URL redirection

URL redirection with merely a few mouse–clicks

If you would like swiftly direct your site to a new page or some other site, this can be done using the URL Redirection tool. It eliminates the need to set up PHP redirects or configure an .htaccess file. Simply designate the place you intend to point your website towards and the tool will handle the rest. Your website is going to be redirected right away.

And when you intend to cease the redirection and also have your site pointed to the previous URL, you can do so with just a click of the mouse.

URL Redirection