How to Install WordPress with Apache2 and Let’s Encrypt SSL/TLS Certificates on Ubuntu 16.04 | 18.04

Few days ago we showed you how to setup WordPress with Nginx and Let’s Encrypt free SSL/TLS certificates… For those who want to run Let’s Encrypt with Apache2 instead, then steps below should help them..

This brief tutorial will show students and new user a step by step guide on how to setup WordPress websites with Apache2 and use Let’s Encrypt free SSL/TLS certificates and security features to help improve their website performance and protect their sites against malicious actors..

This setup might take a while to complete and the process below should work on other websites as well… It doesn’t have to be WordPress… This setup should work on other CMSes and plain HTML sites out of the box… Read More

How to Setup WordPress with Nginx and Let’s Encrypt SSL/TLS Certificates on Ubuntu 16.04 | 18.04

Students and new users who want to install a new WordPress website with Nginx support and use Let’s Encrypt SSL, the steps below should help them get there easily…

This brief tutorial will show students and new user a step by step guide on how to setup WordPress websites and use Let’s Encrypt free SSL/TLS certificates and security features to help improve their website performance and protect their sites against malicious actors..

This setup might take a while to complete and the process below should work on other websites as well… It doesn’t have to be WordPress… This setup should work on other CMSes and plain HTML sites out of the box… Read More

Secure Apache2 HTTPS Websites with Let’s Encrypt Free SSL/TLS Certificates on Ubuntu 16.04 | 18.04

In our previous tutorial we showed you how to configure Nginx HTTP with Let’s Encrypt free SSL/TLS certificates to secure your websites…

This post shows you how to configure Apache2 HTTP server with Let’s Encrypt instead so you can use the HTTPS protocol for you sites…

Let’s Encrypt is a free and open source certificate authority (CA) developed by the Internet Security Research Group (ISRG)… It is supported by many big organizations, including Google, Microsoft and a few others.

If you’d like a free SSL/TLS certificate secure your website traffic over HTTPS, then you’re on the right page…The steps below will help you obtain and configure Let’s Encrypt free SSL certificates on Apache2 HTTP server..

With this settings, you can then use HTTPS protocol to secure your domain and website traffic..

This brief tutorial shows students and new users how to get Apache2 HTTP server working with Let’s Encrypt CA on Ubuntu 16.04 | 18.04 LTS servers..

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Secure Nginx HTTPS Websites with Let’s Encrypt Free SSL/TLS Certificates on Ubuntu 16.04 | 18.04

Let’s Encrypt is a free and open source certificate authority (CA) developed by the Internet Security Research Group (ISRG)… It is supported by many big organizations, including Google, Microsoft and a few others.

If you’d like a free SSL/TLS certificate secure your website traffic over HTTPS, then you’re on the right page…The steps below will help you obtain and configure Let’s Encrypt free SSL certificates on Nginx HTTP server..

With this settings, you can then use HTTPS protocol to secure your domain and website traffic..

This brief tutorial shows students and new users how to get Nginx HTTP server working with Let’s Encrypt CA on Ubuntu 16.04 | 18.04 LTS servers..

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Install Nginx HTTP Server with Let’s Encrypt Free SSL Certificates on Ubuntu 16.04 / 18.10 / 18.10

If you’re student or a new user who want to setup Nginx HTTP server with Let’s Encrypt free SSL certificate, the steps below should be a great place to start….

Let’s Encrypt is Certificate Authority (CA) that provides free SSL/TLS certificates to anyone who owns a valid domain or website… This brief tutorial shows students and new users how configure Nginx VirtualHost file to use the free certificates provided by Let’s Encrypt CA.

Let’s Encrypt also provide a tool that automate this process on Linux systems. With the client, it’s easy to obtain, renew and manage the certificates. This process has gotten to good that the entire process can be automated with Nginx webserver….

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Setup Apache2 HTTP Server with Let’s Encrypt Free SSL Certificates on Ubuntu 16.04 | 18.04 | 18.10

For students and new users who want to setup Apache2 HTTP server with Let’s Encrypt free SSL certificates, the steps below should be a great place to start…

Let’s Encrypt is Certificate Authority (CA) that provides free SSL/TLS certificates to anyone who owns a valid domain or website… This brief tutorial shows students and new users how configure Apache2 VirtualHost file to use the free certificates provided by Let’s Encrypt CA.

Let’s Encrypt also provide a tool that automate this process on Linux systems. With the client, it’s easy to obtain, renew and manage the certificates. This process has gotten to good that the entire process can be automated with Apache2 webserver….

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Setup WordPress on Ubuntu 16.04 | 17.10 | 18.04 with Nginx, MariaDB, PHP 7.2 and Let’s Encrypt SSL/TLS Certificates

With pressure from Google and other Internet companies, if you want to run WordPress today, you may have to do it over HTTPS or use SSL/TLS domain certificates…

This brief tutorial will show students and new users how to install WordPress content management system on Ubuntu 16.04 / 17.10 and 18.04 LTS with Nginx, MariaDB and PHP 7.2 support and Let’s Encrypt free SSL/TLS enabled… {LEMP + Let’s Encrypt}

Also, WordPress is PHP 7.2 compatible.. so why not use the latest PHP? However, before using PHP 7.2, make sure all your plugins and themes are compatible or you’ll seriously run into issues..

When you’re ready to get WordPress working, continue with the steps below:

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Install WordPress on Ubuntu 16.04 | 17.10 | 18.04 with Apache2, MariaDB, PHP 7.2 and Let’s Encrypt SSL/TLS

This brief tutorial shows students and new users how to install WordPress CMS on Ubuntu 16.04 / 17.10 and 18.04 LTS with Apache2, MariaDB and PHP 7.2 support with Let’s Encrypt free SSL/TLS enabled… {LAMP + Let’s Encrypt}

This setup will probably be how all WordPress sites will be configured going forward, since Google is strongly encouraging website owners to use SSL/TLS encryption for all web pages..

Also, WordPress is PHP 7.2 compatible.. so why not use the latest PHP? However, before using PHP 7.2, make sure all your plugins and themes are compatible or you’ll seriously run into issues..

When you’re ready to get WordPress working, continue with the steps below:

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Install Nginx HTTP Server Ubuntu 18.04 LTS with Let’s Encrypt free SSL/TLS Certificates

I have been playing around with Ubuntu 18.04 LTS … I have it installed as a guest machine on VMware Workstation 14 Pro… This test shows how to install Nginx with Let’s Encrypt support on Ubuntu 18.04 LTS…

Let’s Encrypt is Certificate Authority (CA) that provides free SSL/TLS certificates to anyone who owns a valid domain or website. This brief tutorial shows students and new users how set Nginx server block up to use the free certificates provided by Let’s Encrypt CA.

Let’s Encrypt also provide a tool that automate this process on Linux systems. With the client, it’s easy to obtain, renew and manage the certificates. This process has gotten to good that the entire process can be automated with Apache2 and Nginx webservers.

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Install Apache2 HTTP Server on Ubuntu 18.04 LTS with Let’s Encrypt Free SSL/TLS Certificates

I have been messing with Ubuntu 18.04 LTS lately… I got it installed as a guest machine on VMware Workstation 14 Pro running on my Windows 10 test machine… This test shows you how to install Apache2 with Let’s Encrypt support on Ubuntu 18.04 LTS…

Let’s Encrypt is Certificate Authority (CA) that provides free SSL/TLS certificates to anyone who owns a valid domain or website. This brief tutorial shows students and new users how configure Apache2 VirtualHost file to use the free certificates provided by Let’s Encrypt CA.

Let’s Encrypt also provide a tool that automate this process on Linux systems. With the client, it’s easy to obtain, renew and manage the certificates. This process has gotten to good that the entire process can be automated with Apache2 webserver.

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