Occasionally you may need to block particular third parties from accessing your sites. There are a lot of automatic bots which crawl the Internet, for example, and produce fake visits and site traffic. There's also spammers who leave links to questionable sites as comments to site articles. Such things can considerably undermine your projects, simply because nobody likes to visit a site with tons of fake comments, furthermore the increased site traffic from both spammers and bots can generate high load on the server in which your site is hosted, which could result in your site not working correctly. One of the best solutions in such cases is to block the IPs that produce the fake traffic, in order to make certain that the visits to your website are authentic.

IP Blocking in Cloud Hosting

Our IP Blocking tool is part of the advanced Hepsia hosting CP, offered with all cloud hosting accounts. It'll enable you to block addresses with simply a couple of mouse clicks. No coding skills are required, due to the fact that you'll use an intuitive interface - you just have to select a domain or a subdomain from a drop-down menu and enter the IP address that you want to be blocked. You'll be able to see all the IP addresses that you have added within the very same section and whitelisting any of them shall take simply a mouse click. If you notice that your Internet site is being flooded by various IPs, you will be able to block an entire IP range too. This could be done by omitting the last number of the address. For instance, if you wish to block all 254 addresses from to, you just need to enter 1.1.1. and leave the last spot blank .

IP Blocking in Semi-dedicated Hosting

The Hepsia hosting Control Panel, which comes with our Linux semi-dedicated hosting, will permit you to solve the issue with unwanted traffic very quickly and easily. It includes an IP blocking tool where you may add IP addresses with only a couple of mouse clicks. All domains and subdomains that you have inside the account shall be listed in a drop-down menu, so you simply have to choose the one you need and then type the IP address that has to be blocked. If you wish to block an entire range, a C-class network for instance, you just have to enter the first 3 octets of the IP and leave the last one blank. This will block all 254 addresses, so you will not have to type in them by hand. Since all the IPs that you include in this section shall be listed, you may effortlessly unblock any of them by clicking the Delete button related to the given IP.