Server Side Includes (SSI) is a list of directives that will enable you to incorporate the content of a text file in an HTML file. This way, you're able to add some content to few different pages on your website and alter it by simply modifying a single text file. You can additionally incorporate the output of different scripts in order that the current date and time, the IP address of the website visitor or the attributes of a file show up on your site. This will help you incorporate some dynamic content to static webpages, making the website more appealing to your site visitors and creating a professional visual appearance. It will likewise be much easier to update this content compared to editing every static page one by one. If you wish to use Server Side Includes in your website, the pages that include the content of some file need to be with extension .shtml.
Server Side Includes in Cloud Website Hosting
As our unique cloud hosting platform offers Server Side Includes on a global level, it will be possible make use of this feature with all of the cloud website hosting plans that we offer and add in dynamic content to your sites with a few mouse clicks. SSI is enabled for each specific domain or subdomain by inserting an .htaccess file in the site folder with just a few lines of code. Of course, there is no need to be a developer for that as the required code may be copied from the Help post that we have regarding Server Side Includes. If you'd like to use this function for your site, you will need to rename your site files from .html to .shtml plus you've got to double-check if all of the links on your site lead to the up to date names.
Server Side Includes in Semi-dedicated Hosting
If you get a semi-dedicated server package with our company, it is possible to enable Server Side Includes with just a few mouse clicks and for virtually any domain or subdomain of your choice. You will find a comprehensive Help article about the subject that you could see in your Hepsia Hosting Control Panel. All you need to activate Server Side Includes will be to copy a couple of lines out of the article inside an .htaccess file that you need to set up in the root folder of the domain name/subdomain and you will be set. You should just make sure that all of the files using SSI possess the appropriate extension i.e. .shtml, not simply .html, as well as that the links on your site are modified and point to the already renamed files.