We have bundled loads of Advanced Instruments in the LizardHost Site Control Panel. These tools will let you do uncomplicated things such as guarding a directory with a security password and also way more advanced ones such as, as an example, altering the PHP build of your web hosting account. Although the jobs they do vary, all the Advanced Instruments have one thing in common. They’re very straightforward and require zero specific competence on your part.

Hotlink Protection

Safeguard yourself from data transfer cyber–theft

Any time you come up with original content there’s always somebody who will try to make use of without having your approval. It is true both to written text and images. That’s usually where the Hotlink Protection tool built into our Site Control Panel will surely help you out. With just a mouse–click, you’ll protect all graphics within your site by preventing other websites from connecting to them.

This way, you won’t just prevent other people from using your photos, but you will also make sure you follow your monthly data traffic limit.

Hotlink Protection

.htaccess generator

Automated generation of .htaccess files

At LizardHost, you will have full access to the .htaccess file of your respective web site, to ensure you could make as many modifications as you wish. Incorporating a few lines for the configuration file, you can direct your site to an alternative website url, or create security password protection for a selected directory, etc.

Using the almighty .htaccess Generator within the Site Control Panel, you no longer need to have any information about .htaccess files. Simply show the tool what you need to accomplish and for which web site, afterwards click the Save button. Our clever platform will produce the .htaccess file suitable for you in seconds.

.htaccess Generator

IP blocking

Stop malicious IPs out of your website

If you wish to stop a spammer from your site, an Internet troll from your discussion forum or even a a collection of IPs flooding your web site, you ought to take full advantage of our easy–to–use IP blocking tool. It enables you to swiftly obstruct an IP address as well as a a full IP array from ever interacting with your web site.

Our IP Blocking tool is admittedly quick. What you need to do is type in, the IP address (and / or addresses) you want to bar and click on the action button. All IP addresses you’ve selected can be impeded as soon as possible.

IP Blocking

PHP configuration

Change the PHP rules for your personal website

The LizardHost Site Control Panel provides the advantage to rapidly affect the PHP version for your website hosting account. You can easily select from older PHP releases up to the most recent stable PHP release. We have put together an easy–to–navigate user interface that permits you to modify the PHP release as frequently as you wish. And the edition you have picked out will be used without delay.

Whatever PHP version you decide on, furthermore, you will have complete control over the php.ini file – the PHP settings file for your account. You can quickly adjust some of the more common selections, edit the full php.ini file or promptly return all adjustments and set things back to their defaulting state.

PHP Configuration

Cron Jobs

Generate automatic planned tasks

Inside the LizardHost Site Control Panel, we’ve designed a straightforward and user–friendly user interface for setting up completely new and also taking care of active cron jobs – the Cronjob Manager. A cron job is an appointed job – ordinarily a script, that is carried out at predetermined periods of time. It can be a basic script for verifying if the website is online, an emailing script, a website overall performance report, etc.

You can actually set up and employ cron jobs with all of our cloud hosting packages. In case you want more cron jobs, you can get more as an upgrade.

Cron jobs

Password Protection

Simple way to defend your data

With the LizardHost Site Control Panel, it’s possible to immediately safeguard every single directory on your site, as a result of our Password Protection tool. What you need to perform is determine the directory you would like to secure and then specify a user name together with a password that only you will be aware of. Your folder and all of its contents will be safeguarded promptly.

The password you have specified can be stored in a secured method. No one can check it out and you’ll be in a position to switch it anytime you want.

Password Protection

URL redirection

URL re–direction with just several clicks

If you’d like to quickly divert your site to a new webpage or some other web site, that can be done with our URL Redirection tool. It eliminates the requirement to develop PHP redirects or set up an .htaccess file. Just indicate the spot you wish to point your domain to and the software tool will handle what’s left. Your site will be redirected very quickly.

And, in case you have to revoke the redirection and also have your site directed back to the previous URL, that can be done with only a click.

URL Redirection