Within the Grand Island Web Hosting Control Panel, you can find a collection of Advanced Tools. They are developed for cloud hosting clients that are accustomed to maintaining their cloud hosting setting. Having said that, as a result of the convenient–to–use user interface of the Control Panel, they are quite straightforward to manage, even for newcomers. Furthermore, we’ve included a variety of meticulous how–to videos which will help first–time users swiftly discover how to utilize the software tools!

Hotlink Protection

Secure yourself from data transfer theft

From our Grand Island Web Hosting Control Panel, it is easy to promptly shield all of the photographs within your sites from being employed anywhere else devoid of your approval. And you’ll achieve this with several clicks of your computer mouse by making use of our Hotlink Protection tool.

Everything you should make is merely select the domain you wish to shield and then start the Hotlink Protection. Modifications will take effect in the blink of an eye and your graphics will be protected from illegal use and traffic theft.

Hotlink Protection

.htaccess generator

Computerized building of .htaccess files

Included inside the Grand Island Web Hosting Control Panel you can find .htaccess Generator – an effective software instrument, which allows you to produce .htaccess files without the need to create them by hand. The tool calls for no practical experience and also no comprehension of .htaccess file operations.

Using an .htaccess file, you can easily divert several web pages of your respective web site or maybe the entire site to a whole new location. You can also apply it to guard a folder with a username and password as well as to allow for PHP code in HTML files, etcetera.

.htaccess Generator

IP blocking

Block harmful IPs out of your website

If you need to prevent a spammer from accessing your web site, an Internet troll out of your community forum or, possibly a a collection of IP addresses flooding your website, you need to take advantage of the straightforward IP blocking tool. It enables anyone to instantly block an IP address as well as a a whole IP variety from ever being able to access your website.

Our IP Blocking tool is actually straightforward. All you need actually do is enter in, the IP address (and / or addresses) you’d like to have to bar and click the action button. All the IP addresses you’ve selected are going to be block for good quickly.

IP Blocking

PHP configuration

Modify the PHP rules for your personal site

With any of the cloud hosting packs from Grand Island Web Hosting, you can select the PHP version for your websites – from older PHP versions such as PHP 4 to the most recent stable versions. It can be done with just a mouse–click. All of the alterations are going to be implemented blazingly fast. For every single PHP build, you can get the php.ini file for your personal web site, in order to completely customize the manner PHP works for you.

We provide you with a slimmer user interface, which enables you to instantly alter the most critical PHP adjustments. Any time, you can also return to the normal configuration in order to bring back a back up copy.

PHP Configuration

Cron Jobs

Create automated scheduled jobs

If there is some survey that you need to run regularly, or if there are some automated tasks you would like your web site to complete, then cron jobs are really the thing you need. In the Grand Island Web Hosting Control Panel, you can quickly create and maintain all sorts of cron jobs. We’ve created a very simple way to set up a cron job. It normally takes less than a minute for any brand new task for being appointed for execution.

Cron jobs are provided with all our cloud hosting packs. Each of them has a varied amount of cron jobs. More cron jobs can be obtained as an update any time you wish.

Cron jobs

Password Protection

Simple way to protect all your files

Password protection is really an approach to secure your website’s content by way of a username and password making sure that just pre–specified account holders have access to it. One example is, you’ll most likely need username and password protection at the time you develop your site and do not wish search engines or others to see it before it’s available or when you’d like to generate an exclusive directory for your site with authorized entry.The Password Protection instrument bundled within the Grand Island Web Hosting Control Panel can assist you to do this with simply a couple of mouse–clicks. You will be the only person to know the username and password necessary to log in unless you share them with someone else.

The password will be stored in an encoded file format, so not one person should be able to see it or check it out. You alone, as the website owner will be allowed to adjust it.

Password Protection

URL redirection

URL redirection with merely a couple of mouse–clicks

If at any time you want to route your website to an alternative link, you can do that promptly when using the URL Redirection instrument featured inside the Grand Island Web Hosting Control Panel. You simply won’t need to make a specific .htaccess file and deal with advanced lines of code. All you have to make is select which domain name to divert and exactly where you’d like it to point to. Our smart system will handle every little thing instead of you.

And, in case you no longer need the site re–direction that you’ve set, you can easily stop it with just a click.

URL Redirection