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Do you offer SSL certificates?

We sure do! Flywheel is proud to partner with Let’s Encrypt™ to offer Simple SSL, a free and fully automatic way to generate and install an SSL certificate, right from the Flywheel dashboard. More information on Simple SSL, including FAQs and installation instructions, can be found here.

Simple SSL does have limitations, though: if you have a WordPress multisite, or if you need a wildcard, multi-domain or EV certificate, you’ll still need to provide your own valid certificate from a third-party SSL provider.

If you already have a certificate that you’ve purchased elsewhere, and if BYO SSL is available for your plan, we’ll be more than happy to help you install it on your site on Flywheel.


For details on how to install one, you can find instructions here: How do I install a third-party SSL certificate with Flywheel?

As always, if you have any questions about Simple SSL, which SSL certificate to buy or where to get them, don’t hesitate to contact Flywheel support.

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