Configure Let’s Encrypt SSL

Install & Troubleshooting after installing your certificate via cPanel

SSL Logo

Go to cPanel and Click on Let’s Encrypt Icon,
Make sure you have certificate installed, If none. you can issue Let’s Encrypt certificate by clicking on the button Issue

Why there is no padlock ater activating Let’s Encrypt SSL even with https://

Please make sure there is no mixed content in your web site source http and https source
Check source for https and http reference for image and image from other sources
You can use view source tab in your browser.

Detailed query can be conducted via these web sites to check that your site source

1) Why there is no padlock ater activating Let’s Encrypt SSL even with https://
Please make sure there is no mixed content in your web site source
Check source for https and http reference for image and image from other sources
refer

https://www.whynopadlock.com/
Check mixed content error
https://www.jitbit.com/sslcheck/

Correct the codes by removing http  – change to https

 

2)You can use .htaccess to force SSL

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

3) For WordPress blog
Use plugin if method above yield no result.

Use plugin  i.e
https://wordpress.org/plugins/really-simple-ssl/
or
https://wordpress.org/plugins/wp-force-ssl/

Let’s Encrypt – Now Providing SSL for 70 Million Domains

Yes, that is correct. Let’s Encrypt is now growing at an exponential rate – providing free SSL to 70 Million domain.

Let’s Encrypt is a free, automated, and open certificate authority brought to you by the non-profit Internet Security Research Group (ISRG).
Let’s Encrypt provide two types of certificates. The standard single domain SSL and the Wildcard SSL, which covers not only a single domain, but all of its subdomains too. Both types of SSL certificates are issued for a period of 90 days. It can be renewed automatically or manually in your cPanel.