The .htaccess File

In today’s digital landscape, website security is of paramount importance. As a website owner, protecting your online assets from malicious bots, unauthorized access, and potential security breaches should be a top priority. Fortunately, cPanel, one of the leading web hosting control panels, offers a powerful tool called the .htaccess file that allows you to implement security measures effectively. In this blog post, we will explore how you can utilize the .htaccess file to block bad bots, blacklist IP addresses, and restrict access to select pages and folders, helping you fortify your website’s defenses.