Server Side Includes (SSI) really is a list of directives that will enable you to include the content of a text file in an HTML file. This way, you're able to add some content to numerous webpages on your website and adjust it just by updating a single text file. You'll be able to also incorporate the output of different scripts in order that the present date and time, the IP address of the visitor or the properties of a file show up on your site. This shall let you add some dynamic content to static webpages, making the site more desirable to your website visitors and giving it a far more professional overall look. It will be quicker to update this content when compared with updating every static page one at a time. If you wish to use Server Side Includes on your website, the pages that incorporate the content of any kind of file need to be with extension .shtml.
Server Side Includes in Cloud Website Hosting
As our custom made cloud hosting platform supports Server Side Includes on a global level, you are able to utilize this function with all of the cloud website hosting packages we have and incorporate dynamic content to your websites with only a few clicks. SSI can be enabled for each particular domain or subdomain by putting an .htaccess file in the website folder with only a few lines of code. Certainly, you do not have to turn into a programmer for that since the required code can be copied from the Help post we have concerning Server Side Includes. If you would like to utilize this function for your website, you'll have to rename your website files from .html to .shtml and you will have to double-check if all of the links on your website point to the current names.
Server Side Includes in Semi-dedicated Hosting
When you get a semi-dedicated server package from us, you will be able to activate Server Side Includes with a couple mouse clicks and for every domain or subdomain that you pick. We have a detailed Help article about the subject you can find in your Hepsia Hosting Control Panel. All it takes to activate Server Side Includes will be to copy a number of lines from the article in an .htaccess file that you ought to set up in the main folder of the domain/subdomain and you will be good to go. You need to only be sure that all of the files implementing SSI have the appropriate extension i.e. .shtml, not .html, and also that the links on your website are updated and point to the already renamed files.