We’ve designed a variety of Advanced Instruments that you can get for you without spending a dime using the CitySites Web Control Panel! They’re meant for web developers or, perhaps for web masters who would like to take care of their website hosting environment by themselves. It’s easy to make an .htaccess file, modify the PHP release for your account, change the php.ini file, arrange many automatic chores and applications, and a lot more!

All of the Advanced Instruments follow the structure pattern of our Web Control Panel, leading them to be quite easy–to–navigate.

Hotlink Protection

Protect yourself from data transfer theft

Any time you make original content for one’s site, it is advisable to shield it from those who desire to use it not having your permission. Because of this, we’ve designed a specialized safety software instrument inside the CitySites Web Control Panel. The Hotlink Protection tool was made to safeguard all of the photographs within your web site from being used in different publications without your consent.

The instrument is really uncomplicated, without the need of settings demanded at all. All you must do is choose which domain name to safeguard and switch on the service.

Hotlink Protection

.htaccess generator

Automated generation of .htaccess files

Included inside the CitySites Web Control Panel you can discover .htaccess Generator – a strong instrument, which lets you generate .htaccess files and never having to make them by yourself. The tool requires zero practical experience and also zero understanding of .htaccess file operations.

Having an .htaccess file, you can quickly redirect a couple of webpages within your site and the complete website to a completely new area. You may as well use it to secure a directory by using a username and password or even to permit PHP code inside HTML files, etcetera.

.htaccess Generator

IP blocking

Block malevolent IP addresses from your web site

In the CitySites Web Control Panel we’ve incorporated an exceedingly effective tool that permits you to minimize entry to your websites by obstructing various IP addresses. With the IP blocking tool, you are able to put a stop to an IP address as well as a full array of IP addresses from being able to view your web site. To find out which IP addresses create the ’harmful’ website traffic to your web site, you can check out the Stats Manager.

Just about all IPs are stopped up instantaneously and no one will have the ability to find or access your website from them any more.

IP Blocking

PHP configuration

Modify the PHP settings for your personal site

The CitySites Web Control Panel will give you the opportunity to promptly modify the PHP release for use on your hosting account. It is possible to choose between earlier PHP releases up to the most recent stable PHP release. We have produced an easy–to–operate user interface that allows you to change the PHP version as often as you desire. Then the version you have chosen will be used at once.

No matter what PHP build you select, additionally, you will have complete control on the php.ini file – the PHP configuration file for your account. It’s easy to revise some of the more popular selections, update the complete php.ini file or quickly return all adjusts and then set things to their defaulting state.

PHP Configuration

Cron Jobs

Develop automatic planned tasks

When there’s something which your web site or application has to complete everyday, it is possible to automate it by using a cron job. Cron jobs allow you to create planned tasks, that may be fulfilled at certain periods. You may create cron jobs to mail you the status of your respective web site regularly as well as to remove non–permanent files every week to be able to free disk space within your cloud hosting account.

Each cloud hosting plan is enabled with a different number of cron jobs. Additional cron jobs can be obtained any time from the Web Control Panel.

Cron jobs

Password Protection

Fantastic way to secure all your data

If you want to build a space within your web site that can be seen only to the people you’d like, you can take advantage of CitySites’s Password Protection tool. Utilizing it you can quickly generate a password protected directory that will be encoded and available simply to you and anyone else who you share the login details with.

The directory is going to be shielded without delay and no–one else can see what’s on the inside. You’re going to be the sole person who will be capable of alter or switch it unless you choose to approve additional users to get into it.

Password Protection

URL redirection

URL re–direction with merely several mouse–clicks

If at any moment you want to redirect your website to an alternative link, it can be done instantly while using the URL Redirection instrument built inside the CitySites Web Control Panel. You will not have to make a particular .htaccess file and manage complex lines of code. Everything you should actually do is choose which domain name to route and exactly where you’d like it to lead. Our intelligent system is going to handle every little thing instead of you.

And when you no longer need the domain redirection that you have arranged, you can void it with only a click of the mouse.

URL Redirection