In this short guide, we will show you how to buy an SSL certificate for your HostGator hosting account in just a few easy steps.
HostGator SSL Certificate Pricing
HostGator offers three main types of SSL certificates: shared, private, and wildcard. Shared SSL certificates are the most affordable option, starting at just $9.95 per year. Private SSL certificates are more expensive, starting at $39.95 per year. Wildcard SSL certificates are the most expensive option, starting at $69.95 per year.
How to purchase an SSL certificate from HostGator
If you’re looking to add an SSL certificate to your HostGator account, you’ve come to the right place. In this article, we’ll walk you through the process of purchasing an SSL certificate from HostGator.
First, log into your HostGator account and navigate to the Security tab. From there, click on the SSL Certificates link.
On the next page, you’ll see a list of available SSL certificates. Choose the one that best fits your needs and add it to your cart.
Once you’ve added the SSL certificate to your cart, proceed to checkout and complete your purchase. That’s it! You’ve now successfully purchased an SSL certificate from HostGator.
How to install your HostGator SSL certificate
If you’ve purchased an SSL certificate from HostGator, congratulations! You’re on your way to a more secure website. In this blog post, we’ll show you how to install your SSL certificate in HostGator so that you can start reaping the benefits of encrypted connections.
The first thing you’ll need to do is generate a CSR (Certificate Signing Request) and private key. You can do this from within the HostGator Control Panel. Once you have your CSR and private key, you’ll need to submit them to the Certificate Authority that issued your SSL certificate. They will then generate a signed certificate for you.
Once you have your signed certificate, you can install it in HostGator by following these steps:
1. Login to your HostGator Control Panel
2. Click on “SSL/TLS Manager” under the “Security” section
3. Click on “Generate, view, or delete SSL certificate signing requests”
4. Paste your CSR into the “Certificate Signing Request (CSR)” text box and click “Submit”
5. Under “Actions”, click on “Install an SSL Certificate on your site(s
There you have it! A complete guide on how to buy an SSL certificate from HostGator. As you can see, the process is pretty straightforward and only takes a few minutes to complete. So if you’re looking to add an extra layer of security to your website, or if you need to comply with certain industry standards, then buying an SSL certificate from HostGator is a great option.