One of the things that kept me from the change to SSL was that my hosting company, Pair.com, did not have any nice (convenient) way to use the free Let’s Encrypt SLL certificates.
Pair now offers an easy one click interface to set up SSL and they automatically renew the certificates, so there’s really no excuse to not do it.
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What does the interface look like? You go to the Manage Your SSL page and look for the button next to your domain name that says:
Click the Let’s Encrypt button and you’re good to go!
After a few minutes (so that you think the computer was doing some really difficult task) it’ll present you with your domain name with a super-intelligent shade of green lock next to it. All done with the easy part!
Now for the less easy part…
Read moreConverting this WordPress site from http: to https: – Part 2