How to add an SSL certificate for WordPress within 2 minutes

First, Let’s understand the SSL and HTTPS.

What is HTTPS?

What is an SSL certificate?

Why is an SSL certificate required in a WordPress Site?

Keep data secure between servers.

Increase your Google Rankings

Build/Enhance customer trust

How to enable SSL on your WordPress site?

First, you need to get an SSL certificate. You can get either a free SSL certificate, or you can buy one.

Go to Plugins in your WordPress site, and search “Really Simple SSL” plugin on it.

Here, you can see there are more than 5 million active installations in this plugin. To enable SSL on your website, you need to install this plugin and click active. The rest of the things will be handled by this plugin.

Read more about free SSL and Paid SSL certificates in my personal blog.

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