Server Side Includes in Shared Hosting
Server Side Includes is available on our progressive cloud hosting system, so regardless of the Linux shared hosting package which you choose, it will be possible to use this function making your website much more dynamic. All you will need to do will be to make a file called .htaccess in the home folder for the domain or subdomain where you wish to use SSI and after that include a few lines of code inside. You'll not require any coding skills however, as you're able basically copy the necessary code from the help section, or our technical support can help you activate SSI for any specified website. You need to simply modify the extension of any html file which will use Server Side Includes to .shtml and make sure that all links to these web pages on the site are accurate.
Server Side Includes in Semi-dedicated Hosting
It shall not take you more than a minute to activate Server Side Includes when you've got a semi-dedicated server package with us. When you choose to enable this function, you must set up an .htaccess file in the root folder for the domain name or subdomain where you want SSI to be enabled. In this file, you need to copy and paste some code, which you'll see in the FAQ article we have dedicated to SSI. You can get the latter inside the Help area of your Hosting Control Panel, so you do not need any prior knowledge about these types of things. The only 2 things you must take care of are renaming all pages that will employ Server Side Includes from .html to .shtml and editing each of the links on your site, in order that they point to the updated files.