One of the most efficient methods to limit the access to your Internet site is to block the IP addresses of individuals that mustn't be able to open it. There are various good reasons to do this. As an example, you may want a certain person not to be able to see your website, or you could restrict the access for an entire state. You can even block IP addresses in case you notice that there are lots of Internet browser requests from them, if a huge 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 more than likely fake and has been produced by an automatic bot, so you could safely block any shady IP address, so as to be on the safe side. In this way, you shall also avoid the prospect of your server getting overloaded by way too many fake requests.

IP Blocking in Shared Web Hosting

Our IP Blocking tool is part of the innovative Hepsia hosting Control Panel, provided with all shared web hosting accounts. It'll allow you to block addresses with a couple of clicks. No coding skills are necessary, because you shall use an intuitive interface - you just need to pick a domain or a subdomain from a drop-down menu and enter the IP address that you'd like to be blocked. You will be able to see all the IP addresses you have added inside the very same section and whitelisting each of them shall take just a mouse click. If you notice that your website is being flooded by various IPs, you will be able to block an entire IP range also. This may be done by omitting the last number of the address. For example, if you want to block all 254 addresses from to, you only have to enter 1.1.1. and leave the last spot blank .

IP Blocking in Semi-dedicated Servers

You will be able to block IP addresses with ease and stop the undesirable traffic to any Internet site hosted inside a semi-dedicated server account with us, since we offer a very easy-to-use tool to do that, that's part of our Hepsia hosting Control Panel. Even if you haven't dealt with this sort of issues in the past, you shall not have any difficulties, since our tool provides a very user-friendly interface. When you check out the IP blocking section of the Control Panel, you'll find a full list of all the domains and subdomains which you have added within the Hosted Domains section. All you have to do to block an IP address is choose the desired domain or subdomain from a drop-down menu and type in the IP in the box below. The change will take effect right away, so you will not get any traffic from this address in the future. Removing an IP from the blocked list is equally uncomplicated.