If you have a WordPress website and your website shows not secure then it is the problem of your website does not have SSL certificate it is very important for every website because it shows your website is legit if you are running an online store and you are accepting payments online if your website does not have an SSL certificate then that information anyone can easily see by the hacker. So if you want to install an SSL certificate then read this article till the end and you can able to install the SSL certificate on your WordPress website.
If we visited our website as you can see that our website we can see that it is not secure.
If you click on the not secure then you can see that our data can be easily stolen by hackers.
Now go to Google and search for Cloudflare and click on the first link.
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Now you are to make an account in the Cloudflare
Once you register in Cloudflare then as you can see that there is a button called as add a site just simply click on the button.
Here you have to enter the domain name without HTTP & /. And then click on the add site.
Here are so many plans but you are to select the free plan that is down below and click on the continue.
Again you have to click on continue.
Now you are to remove the existing nameservers and replace them with Cloudflare nameservers.
Now you how to login to a domain name account that you have purchased the domain name like GoDaddy, Bluehost many others. And you have to go to the nameservers option.
Here you have to paste the Cloudflare nameservers and click the change nameservers.
if you want to check whether the nameservers change or not simply go to Google and search for DNS checker and click the first link.
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You are to enter your website URL and choose the option to NS because it stands for nameservers click on the search after searching as you can see that in some countries the name service is changed but in some countries, the names are there is a change but don’t worry changing the all name servers take up to 24 hours but we can install SSL certificate without waiting for 24 hours.
Once you change the nameservers and check then click on the done, check nameservers
Click on the get started
You have to on automatic HTTPS rewrites and click save.
You are to always use the HTTPS option because you do not want to open the website in the HTTP after that click on the save.
Your two again click on the save.
Now finally you are to click on finish.
Once you do all the things than simply refresh the page and as you can see that the website is successfully added to Cloudflare.
Now you are to login to your WordPress dashboard and go to the plugin section and add new and search for Really Simple SSL and install and activate the plugin.
You are to click on the go-ahead, activate SSL
You are to select this option and click on the save.
Now if you go to your website and click on the padlock then you can see that our website is now secured.
So that’s pretty much for this article I have shown you step by step how to quickly install an SSL certificate in WordPress so if you like this article do not forget to share it with your friends. If you have any doubt you can ask me in the comment section below I love to answer your questions and you forget to check out another article