Server Side Includes (SSI) is actually a range of directives that will permit you to contain the content of a text file within an HTML file. This way, you'll be able to add any kind of content to a few different pages on your site and alter it by simply modifying one text file. You'll be able to additionally incorporate the output of various scripts so that the current time and date, the IP address of the website visitor or the properties 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 overall appearance. It will likewise be quicker to revise this content compared to editing every static page one at a time. If you wish to use Server Side Includes on your website, the web pages that incorporate the content of any kind of file need to be with extension .shtml.

Server Side Includes in Shared Hosting

Server Side Includes is present on our progressive cloud hosting system, so whatever the shared hosting plan which you pick, you will be able to use this function and make your website a lot more dynamic. Everything you must do is going to be create a file called .htaccess in the home folder for the domain name or subdomain in which you wish to use SSI and then include a number of lines of code in it. You simply won't require any coding skills however, as you're able simply just copy the needed code from our help section, or our technical support can help you enable SSI for any given site. You just need to modify the extension of the html file that will employ Server Side Includes to .shtml and make sure that all of the links to these webpages on the website are accurate.