Every now and then you might need to block certain third parties from accessing your websites. There are a number of automatic bots which crawl the Internet, for instance, and generate fake visits and traffic. There are also spammers that leave links to suspicious Internet sites as comments to website articles. Such things could considerably undermine your hard work, because no one likes to visit a website with tons of fake comments, furthermore the increased website traffic from both spammers and bots can generate high load on the web server in which your site is hosted, that can result in your site not working correctly. Among the most effective solutions in this case is to block the IPs that generate the fake traffic, so as to make sure that the visits to your website are legitimate.

IP Blocking in Hosting

Our hosting offer an IP blocking tool, so if you'd like to restrict the access to your websites, it shall be able to do this with simply a few clicks. The tool is provided with the Hepsia hosting Control Panel, which comes with all accounts and that is very easy to use. When you log in and navigate to the IP blocking section, you shall just need to choose a domain or a subdomain hosted within the account and enter the IP address which should be blocked. Our system will permit you to block entire networks too, so if you type 123.123.123., for instance, this'll block all IP addresses between and from accessing your sites. In case you want to whitelist an IP at some point, you'll be able to unblock it with simply a click from the same section.

IP Blocking in Semi-dedicated Servers

Our semi-dedicated server accounts feature a really simple-to-use IP blocking tool, which will enable you to restrict individual IPs or even whole networks from accessing your Internet sites with onlya few clicks and you will not have any issues to accomplish that even if that's your first website hosting account. As soon as you go to the IP Blocking section of the Hepsia Control Panel, you will simply have to select the domain or subdomain in question from a drop-down list, then type the IP address in a box that you will see there and you will be ready. To prohibit the access for a whole network, you need to leave one or more octets blank. For example, if you input 123.123. and don't type in anything within the third and fourth positions, our server shall deny requests from all IP addresses between and