SSL Certificate is very much important security feature for a website. It’s a search engine ranking factor. Let’s learn how to enable SSL on WordPress.

To Enable an SSL Certificate on your WordPress website follow these steps:

  1. Login to your WordPress website admin dashboard at http://domainname.com/wp-login.php
  2. Go to Settings option and you will be in General Settings page
  3. Find WordPress Address (URL) & Site Address (URL)
  4. In the WordPress Address (URL) box, replace http:// with https://
  5. In the Site Address (URL) box, replace http:// with https://

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*Note that you must have a Private SSL Certificate in order for the HTTPS security connection to work.


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