One of the most efficient methods to restrict the access to your website is to block the IP addresses of individuals which should not be able to open it. There are several good reasons to do that. As an example, you may want a certain person not to be able to see your website, or you could restrict the access for a whole nation. You can even block IP addresses in case you discover that there are way too many Internet browser requests from them, if a large number of spam comments are left on your sites or if a script login page has been loaded a lot of times. In all of these situations, the traffic is most probably fake and has been created by an automatic bot, so you can safely block any suspicious IP address, to be on the safe side. That way, you'll also stay away from the chance of your server getting overloaded by too many fake requests.

IP Blocking in Cloud Hosting

If you buy a Linux cloud hosting package from us, you'll be able to see comprehensive traffic stats for all your websites and if you notice that many of the visits to each of them aren't authentic, you can block the IP addresses that have produced the most traffic via our IP Blocking tool. The interface is extremely simple - pick the needed domain or subdomain from a drop-down list, then enter the IP address that you would like to block and save the change. All of the addresses you have blacklisted will appear inside the exact same section of the CP, so you're able to always remove any of them and enable it to access your website again. You could block whole IP ranges using the tool as well - you simply need to leave one or two octets from the address blank. For instance, entering 1.2.3. will block all 254 IPs from to

IP Blocking in Semi-dedicated Hosting

You will be able to block IP addresses with ease and stop the unwanted traffic to any site hosted within a semi-dedicated server account with our company, considering the fact that we provide a very easy-to-use tool to do that, that is our Hepsia hosting Control Panel. Even if you have never addressed this sort of matters in the past, you'll not have any difficulties, because our tool features a very user-friendly interface. As soon as you navigate to the IP blocking section of the Control Panel, you'll find a complete list of all the domains and subdomains you have added within the Hosted Domains section. What you need to 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 shall take effect instantly, so you'll not get any traffic from this address in the future. Removing an IP from the blocked list is equally quick.