From time to time you may have to block certain third parties from accessing your sites. There are a number of automatic bots that crawl the Internet, for instance, and create fake visits and online traffic. In addition, there are spammers that leave links to questionable websites as comments to site articles. This type of things may greatly undermine your hard work, as nobody likes to visit an Internet site with many hundreds of fake comments, also the increased traffic from both spammers and bots could create high load on the server on which your Internet site is hosted, which can result in the site not functioning properly. One of the best solutions in cases like this is to block the IP addresses that generate the fake traffic, as a way to ensure that the visits to your Internet site are real.

IP Blocking in Website Hosting

Our Linux website hosting come with an IP blocking tool, so in case you want to limit the access to your sites, you'll be able to do so with simply a few clicks. The tool is provided with the Hepsia hosting CP, which comes with all accounts and that's very easy to use. When you log in and go to the IP blocking section, you shall just have to pick a domain or a subdomain hosted within the account and input the IP address which should be blocked. Our system enables you to block entire networks as well, so if you enter 123.123.123., for example, this shall block all IP addresses between and from accessing your websites. In case you would like to whitelist an IP at some point, you could unblock it with just a click from the same section.

IP Blocking in Semi-dedicated Hosting

You shall be able to block IP addresses effortlessly and stop the unwelcome traffic to any website hosted in a semi-dedicated server account with our company, considering the fact that we offer a very easy-to-use tool to do that, that's included with our Hepsia hosting CP. Even if you have never addressed this kind of matters in the past, you'll not have any difficulties, considering that our tool has a very user-friendly interface. Once you go to the IP blocking section of the CP, you'll find a comprehensive list of all the domains and subdomains which you have added inside the Hosted Domains section. All you need to do to block an IP address is select the needed domain or subdomain from a drop-down menu and then type in the IP in the box below. The change will take effect instantly, so you will not get any traffic from this address in the future. Taking away an IP from the blocked list is equally uncomplicated.