HTTPS for WordPress: What It Is & Why It’s Becoming More Important

HTTPS for WordPress: What It Is & Why It’s Becoming More Important

So, what is this https thing that I keep seeing over and over? HTTPS name derives from Hyper Text Transfer Protocol Secure, the original name for the protocol is HTTP, the key letter here is the "s" in HTTPS which means secure. When you send and receive data through your browser it be done in 2 ways. Either Standard or Secured. When you visit sites…

How to Install Free SSL from Let’s Encrypt in WordPress

How to Install Free SSL from Let’s Encrypt in WordPress

In my previous article I explored why having an HTTPS site is better, why it was not widely adopted in the past and why it was severely limited (technology wise). This changed so rapidly with the advances in technology that having an HTTPS site now is not just a recommendation, it's a viable option for newWordPress installations. Even though many hosting…