How To Upload and Install SSL Certificate

SSL Certificate installation using a Web Hosting Control Panel A SSL certificate install can be completed by uploading it using your web hosting control panel. It is a relatively simple process and you should be done in 5–7 minutes if you know what you are doing. Each control panel (such as cPanel, Plesk, etc.) has […]

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Comparing GoDaddy SSL and PositiveSSL certificates

We are always being asked “What is the difference between GoDaddy and SSL certificates here?” and “Why is GoDaddy more expensive?”. We hope to answer these questions by comparing Godaddy’s Standard SSL and PositiveSSL from Sectigo/Comodo available on this website. Lets Compare…

SSL Multi-Year Validity Discount Gone – What To Do?

Losing The Multi-Year Validity Discount Getting a paid certificate for multi-year validity also got you multi-year validity discount i.e. your certificate’s per year cost reduced with every additional year of validity. Since 1st March 2018, CA/Browser Forum guidelines limit maximum certificate lifetime to TWO years. However, Apple recently unilaterally announced that certificates with validity greater than one […]

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Importance of Root and Intermediate CA Certificates

The SSL (leaf) certificate setup by the website owner does not automatically allow the trusting of the website to create a secure connection. For this the website owner must additionally also setup CA Intermediate certificates that can be recognised by CA Root certificates. Intermediate Certificates An Intermediate certificate is an additional certificate setup on the […]

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Are SSL Certificates issued to Domains valid for Subdomains?

SSL certificates are issued to domains and subdomains after domain validation. But can the same certificate be used for domains and their subdomains? What are Domains and Sub-Domains? Domains or domain names or FQDNs are the publicly assigned address for your website. For example, getssl.in is the domain/address for this website. A sub-domain is an […]

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SSL Certificate Expiry and Your Website

What is SSL Certificate Expiry? Think of an SSL certificate as a travel pass for encrypted website data. Every SSL certificate has a fixed validity when it is issued by a Certifying Authority (CA). At the end of the validity period is an expiry date. This expiry date is hard-coded into the certificate. It is […]

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SSL Certificate Revocation can end your Website trust

A revoked SSL certificate, just like an expired certificate, is the death certificate for a website. When a web browser shows an error that the website is using a revoked certificate, nobody will visit the website. About SSL Certificate Revocation SSL certificate revocation is the act of declaring that the SSL certificate that has been […]

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How To Download The SSL Certificate Of A Website

Why Download the SSL Certificate of a Website?The content of a SSL certificate is publicly available to web browsers so that they can determine the trust-level of a website to enable https access.Besides this reason there can be many other legitimate reasons to download the publicly-available SSL certificate of a website. For example, you may need […]

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Test Order Any Certificate, Understand Order Process

We offer an exclusive feature for new users to understand all aspects of the order process for any paid certificate with ZERO risk. You can now test order any certificate of your interest. Then go through all steps and options of the certificate order process without making any payment. Step 1 – Test Order Any Certificate […]

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Switch WordPress To HTTPS

WordPress is arguably the world’s favorite content management system that runs everything from websites to blogs to e-commerce stores on the Internet. We also know that enabling https for a website acts as a positive ranking signal for Google search results and also gives other benefits to website owners. It, therefore, follows that WordPress blogs and business […]