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What is SSL?

Updated on May 1st, 2020

SSL stands for Secure Sockets Layer, and is the technology that keeps internet connections secure and safe from prying eyes. It is used on all ranges of sites, but is particularly useful when doing things like online banking, ecommerce, or any type of internet transaction where personal information is shared.

At Flywheel, we’re more than happy to help you get an SSL certificate installed and configured on your WordPress site. Whether you’re running an eCommerce site or just want a little extra security, Flywheel can help you get up and running.

Here are a few links and resources which will help you decide whether SSL is right for you, and how to go about working with it on Flywheel:

As always, the Flywheel support team is happy to help walk you through the process and eliminate the complexity.

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