Every now and then you might need to block particular third parties from accessing your websites. There are plenty of automatic bots that crawl the Internet, for example, and create fake visits and site traffic. In addition, there are spammers who leave links to suspicious websites as comments to blog articles. This type of things may greatly undermine your work, since nobody likes to visit a site with tons of fake comments, not to mention that the increased traffic from both spammers and bots may generate high load on the server on which your website is hosted, which may result in your site not working properly. One of the best solutions in cases like this is to block the IPs which produce the fake traffic, in order to be certain that the visits to your Internet site are authentic.

IP Blocking in Hosting

If you order a hosting service from our company, you shall be able to see in depth traffic statistics for all your sites and if you notice that a considerable amount of the visits to any of them are not legitimate, you could block the IP addresses which have created the most traffic using our IP Blocking tool. The interface is quite simple - pick the needed domain or subdomain from a drop-down list, then enter the IP address that you would like to block and save the change. All of the addresses that you've blacklisted will appear inside the same section of the Control Panel, so you're able to always remove any of them and enable it to access your site again. You'll be able to block entire IP ranges using the tool as well - you just have to leave 1 or 2 octets from the address blank. As an example, entering 1.2.3. will block all 254 IPs from to

IP Blocking in Semi-dedicated Servers

You'll be able to block IP addresses easily and stop the undesirable traffic to any website hosted in a semi-dedicated server account with us, because we offer a rather easy-to-use tool to do that, that's part of our Hepsia hosting CP. Even if you have never tackled such issues in the past, you won't have any difficulties, since our tool provides a very user-friendly interface. When you visit the IP blocking section of the CP, you will find a full list of all the domains and subdomains which you have added inside the Hosted Domains section. What you need to do to block an IP address is select the needed domain or subdomain from a drop-down menu and then input the IP inside the box below. The change will take effect straightaway, so you will not get any traffic from this address in the future. Removing an IP from the blocked list is just as easy.