One of the most reliable ways to limit the access to your site is to block the IP addresses of those that should not be able to open it. There are numerous reasons to do that. As an illustration, you may want a certain individual not to be able to see your website, or you could restrict the access for a whole state. You can even block IP addresses in case you notice that there are lots of browser requests from them, if a large number of spam comments are left in your sites or if a script login page has been loaded numerous times. In any of these scenarios, the traffic is most likely fake and has been generated by an automatic bot, so you can safely block any questionable IP address, to be on the safe side. In this way, you will also stay away from the possibility of your server getting overloaded by many fake requests.

IP Blocking in Web Hosting

If you get a web hosting plan from us, you will be able to see detailed traffic statistics for all your websites and if you notice that many of the visits to each of them aren't authentic, you'll be able to block the IP addresses which have generated the most traffic using our IP Blocking tool. The interface is very simple - select the needed domain or subdomain from a drop-down list, then type the IP address that you want to block and save the change. All of the addresses you have blacklisted shall appear inside the very same section of the CP, so you're able to always remove any one of them and allow it to access your site again. You are able to block whole IP ranges using the tool too - you just need to leave one or two 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 will be able to block IP addresses effortlessly and stop the unwanted traffic to any Internet site hosted inside a semi-dedicated server account with our company, as we provide a really easy-to-use tool to do that, that is included with our Hepsia hosting Control Panel. Even if you have never dealt with this type of issues in the past, you won't have any difficulties, since our tool provides a very user-friendly interface. When you go to the IP blocking section of the CP, you shall find a comprehensive list of all the domains and subdomains which you have added in the Hosted Domains section. All you should do to block an IP address is select the needed domain or subdomain from a drop-down menu and enter the IP in the box below. The change will take effect straightaway, so you'll not get any traffic from this address in the future. Taking away an IP from the blocked list is equally uncomplicated.