How to install and download your free Bluehost SSL certificate ?

Bluehost now provides free SSL certificates for all WordPress sites. Follow the steps below to activate the free Bluehost SSL for a WordPress site.

To enable the free Bluehost SSL certificate on a WordPress site, follow these steps:

  1. Log into your Bluehost control panel.
  2. Click on WordPress Tools, at the top of the page.
  3. On the left hand side, click the Security tab.
  4. At the top of the Security tab of WordPress tools, select your site from the dropdown list.
  5. Find the option labeled Bluehost SSL Certificate, and click on the switch to turn it on.

Once you’ve turned the Bluehost SSL on, it can take few hours to install and activate. In some situations, we may need you to take action to complete the process. If so, you’ll receive an email with instructions.

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Once you are done with activating Bluehost SSL certificate, you can download through steps below:

  1. Log into your Bluehost control panel.
  2. Click the addons link at the top of the account.
  3. Scroll down to SSL certificates and click the learn more button.
  4. Click the View your SSL certificate link near the bottom of the page.
  5. Click on Download your SSL certificate as a .zip file at the bottom of the page.
  6. A download should begin of a zip file that contains your SSL certificate.

In case of any issues, please feel free to ask question in comments section 🙂

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