We have included a large amount of Advanced Tools with the BRANDLIFE Hosting Online Control Panel. These tools can assist you to do quick jobs just like safeguarding a directory using a password or significantly more complex ones like, for instance, changing the PHP build of your website hosting account. Although the duties they are doing are not the same, the Advanced Tools have one thing in common. They’re extremely easy–to–work–with and involve virtually no distinctive competence on your part.

Hotlink Protection

Shield yourself from bandwidth theft

When you make unique content for your personal site, it is advisable to shield it from those who wish to use it without the need of your authorization. For this specific purpose, we have built a specific defensive software tool in the BRANDLIFE Hosting Online Control Panel. BRANDLIFE Hosting’s Hotlink Protection tool is meant to secure all of the graphics on your site from being employed in different publications without your consent.

The instrument is absolutely simple to use, without configuration necessary at all. Everything you should do is select which domain name to guard and activate the service.

Hotlink Protection

.htaccess generator

Automated generation of .htaccess files

With the help of the .htaccess file, you can quickly take control of your site – configure redirections, create username and password secured directories, and so on. In the BRANDLIFE Hosting Online Control Panel, it’s easy to set up completely new .htaccess files using our highly effective .htaccess Generator.

You don’t need to know anything about .htaccess files to operate BRANDLIFE Hosting’s .htaccess Generator. Simply designate the modifications you want to make with the tool’s uncomplicated user interface and it will effortlessly generate the required code for you.

.htaccess Generator

IP blocking

Stop harmful IP addresses from accessing your website

Inside the BRANDLIFE Hosting Online Control Panel we have incorporated a rather helpful tool that lets you reduce ability to access your sites by hindering different IP addresses. While using the IP blocking tool, you can actually halt an IP address or, perhaps a full array of IPs from accessing your site. To determine what IP addresses produce the ’bad’ site traffic to your site, you can check out the Stats Manager.

Just about all IPs will be blocked immediately and nobody will have a way to view or gain access to your website from them anymore.

IP Blocking

PHP configuration

Change the PHP rules for one’s site

For all of the cloud hosting packs from BRANDLIFE Hosting, you can select the PHP version for your websites – from aged PHP builds including PHP 4 up to the most up–to–date stable builds. You can do that with only a mouse–click. All the changes are applied without delay. For each PHP release, you can get the php.ini file for use on your web site, so, you will be able to thoroughly change the manner PHP works for you.

We supply a effective user interface, which enables you to instantly change the most significant PHP adjustments. At any moment, you can even return to the default settings so as to restore a back up copy.

PHP Configuration

Cron Jobs

Develop automatic planned jobs

Inside the BRANDLIFE Hosting Online Control Panel, we’ve designed a quick and user–friendly user interface for creating brand new and dealing with existing cron jobs – the Cronjob Manager. A cron job is really a timetabled job – normally a script, that’s operated at pre–set periods of time. It can be a basic script for checking whether your web site is on the web, a mailing script, a site functionality review, etc.

You can easily configure take full advantage of cron jobs with all BRANDLIFE Hosting’s cloud hosting plans. For those who want additional cron jobs, it’s possible to get more as an upgrade.

Cron jobs

Password Protection

Simple way to protect your files

If you wish to set up an area in your website which is visible just to the people you’d like, it is possible to benefit from our Password Protection tool. Working with it you can quickly set up a password protected folder which will be encrypted and available just to you and anybody else whom you share the login data with.

The folder will be safeguarded promptly and no one else will be able to check out what is on the inside. You’re the one person who will be competent to alter or change it unless you choose to approve different users to get into it.

Password Protection

URL redirection

URL re–direction with merely a few mouse–clicks

In case at any time you decide to divert your site to a different web link, you can do that instantly through the URL Redirection tool built in the BRANDLIFE Hosting Online Control Panel. You will not need to make a special .htaccess file and manage complicated lines of code. All you should do is pick which domain name to direct and where you would like it to lead. Our clever system will take care of everything instead of you.

And if you no longer need the site redirection which you have set, you’ll be able to stop it with just a click.

URL Redirection