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Free SSL Certificate for GoDaddy – Install letsencrypt SSL

I will show you how to Install a free Godaddy SSL Certificate using LetsEncrypt and an online tool called SSL Certificate Generator that I build. This will secure your website and get rid of those warnings and get you https URL in 10 minutes. Buy me a coffee ☕

SSL Certificate Generator:

Wildcard SSL:

I’ll be using Godaddy, but this free SSL will work on any web hosting with cPanel. In addition, I will show you how to always redirect users from http to https using just a few lines of code, so that they can always see the secured site.

If you get tired of renewing the SSL certificate every 90 days, then you can buy it from Namecheap for about $9/year and you only need to renew it once a year.
Here is how to do that:

Summary of free SSL Certificate for GoDaddy in 2020:

00:00 What we are going to do in summary
00:45 Why I switched to paid SSL
01:17 Go to the SSL Generator.
01:41 Enter your required details for the certificate
03:06 Verify that you own the domain.
Use file manager in cPanel to place the verification files in /.well-known/acme-challenge folder & verify it works.
07:17 Generate the SSL certificate and add it to GoDaddy
10:14 Add below code to your .htaccess file for http to https URL redirections
Updated the SSL certificate every 90 days and you have free SSL on your site!
12:16 Most common issues with SSL installation
A mixed content warning in WordPress:
A mixed content warning on HTML websites:


RewriteEngine On
RewriteCond %{HTTPS} off
RewriteRule ^(.*)$ https://%{HTTP_HOST}%{REQUEST_URI} [L,R=301]

Remember to update the SSL certificate every 90 days, I just use my google calendar to remind me about it, it takes me about 5 minutes to renew the SSL certificate.
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