One of the most productive methods to restrict the access to your website is to block the IP addresses of the people which must not be able to open it. There are several reasons why you should do this. As an example, you may want a certain person not to be able to see your Internet site, or you may limit the access for a whole state. You may also block IP addresses if you detect that there are too many 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 a large number of times. In all of these cases, the traffic is most likely fake and has been generated by an automatic bot, so you could safely block any questionable IP address, in order to be on the safe side. In this way, you shall also avoid the prospect of your web server getting overloaded by a lot of fake requests.

IP Blocking in Hosting

If you order a Linux hosting from our company, you will be able to see detailed traffic stats for all of your websites and if you notice that a lot of the visits to any of them aren't legit, you may block the IP addresses that have produced the most traffic by using our IP Blocking tool. The interface is quite simple - choose the needed domain or subdomain from a drop-down list, then type the IP address that you would like to block and save the change. All the addresses you have blacklisted shall appear in the very same section of the CP, so you're able to always remove any one of them and permit it to access your Internet site again. You could block entire IP ranges via the tool also - you just need 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 Hosting

You will be able to block IP addresses without difficulty and stop the undesirable traffic to any Internet site hosted in a semi-dedicated server account with our company, because we provide a really easy-to-use tool to do that, that is provided with our Hepsia hosting CP. Even if you haven't addressed this sort of matters in the past, you won't have any difficulties, considering that our tool includes a very user-friendly interface. Once you visit the IP blocking section of the CP, you'll find a full list of all the domains and subdomains you have added inside the Hosted Domains section. All you should do to block an IP address is select the desired domain or subdomain from a drop-down menu and then input the IP within the box below. The change shall take effect straightaway, so you'll not get any traffic from this address in the future. Removing an IP from the blocked list is equally uncomplicated.