.htaccess is a small text file that's located either directly in a domain folder or inside a subfolder to guide the web server how it should handle requests when a site or a folder that is part of it is accessed. Lots of widely used scripts including WordPress and Joomla use an .htaccess file. If you get a considerable amount of fake traffic to your website, for instance, you could block the access of particular IP addresses and third-party websites, or you may request the visitor to type in a username and a password to be able to view the content. You could also set up URL forwarding or use custom error pages for your website, prevent other Internet sites from linking to your content directly and from using your account’s traffic quota, and so on. An .htaccess file shall give you a lot more control over your sites and the way they operate.
.htaccess Generator in Website Hosting
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.htaccess Generator in Semi-dedicated Servers
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