After generating CSR i.e. Certificate Signing Request you will need to use it for requesting SSL certificate activation for your website.
SSL securely transforms data from client to the server by adding encryptions. It was generally used for protecting transactions and customer data but now it is an official Internet ranking signal, as said by the Google.
Once your SSL certificate is approved, you are provided with the downloadable ZIP containing certificate and bundle .crt files which are used while installing SSL certificate on your domain.
A CSR or Certificate Signing request is a block of encrypted text generated on the server that the SSL certificate will be used on. It contains all important information to be included in your SSL certificate, information comprises of your common name (i.e. domain name), locality and country etc.
cPanel provides you a built-in feature to generate CSR code to use for sending certificate signing request and get your SSL configuration settings ready to work on your website’s domain.
It is always good to use some security than use no security. We have already discussed about the importance of SSL certificate in WordPress and now it is an official Google ranking factor. Today, a SANGKRIT.net user asked is there a way to secure the login and other similar pages with out SSL. Continue reading Easily Encrypt WordPress Login And All Form Pages
More than five thousands websites are compromised everyday. Small business site owners think that they’re too small to be noticed by hackers but that is a wrong thinking because now-a-days hackers use automated bots which keeps on searching vulnerable websites.
Another reason of not securing website is lack of awareness. Many website owners don’t know how they can secure their website, what security tools they should be using etc etc.
Now you know how to install SSL on a domain and how to implement it on your WordPress installation. A few days back a WordPress user emailed us saying that the majority of his website is not sensitive and also he has a resource limit so he only wants to enable SSL on his website login page and not on the rest of his website.
As soon Google declared HTTPS as an official Google ranking signal, the discussions on implementing SSL certificate in WordPress started populating WP forums and social media sites. In this tutorial we are showing you an easy method to enable HTTPS working on your WordPress site.
For running your website on HTTPS (SSL Certificate), first thing you need to do is subscribe a SSL Certificate here. You may go for Standard SSL if you just want to verify your domain and secure your website. Premium SSL plan is ideal for eCommerce shopping cart websites as it provides you the most extensive validation.
You should know that HTTPS is now official Google ranking signal. We have already posted tutorial on What is SSL (HTTPS) and How It Works? Now in this tutorial we will be explaining you why you should go for SANGKRIT.net’s SSL Certificate.