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GuidesSSL certificate

How to install an SSL certificate on localhost / MAMP

If you do development on your own machine, then deploy to production, and you have an SSL certificate on your site, it is usefull to have SSL on your localhost environment.  This guide will take you through all the necessary steps to get a working certificate on localhost. The instructions are based on macOS Sierra 10.12.5, using MAMP …

Redirect LoopsSettings

SSL with CloudFlare and Really Simple SSL

If you are a CloudFlare user, there are a few things to consider when migrating to SSL. If you run into redirect loops when you use CloudFlare, and have activated Really Simple SSL, check if you have configured below settings correctly. Page rules In CloudFlare you have the option to define page rules. If this …

SettingsUninstalling

Can I deactivate Really Simple SSL after activating SSL?

Really Simple SSL is built to be very lightweight: the majority of the files is not even loaded when a visitor requests the frontpage. But if you want to remove the plugin after enabling SSL, do NOT use the WordPress deactivation in the plugins overview. Important! Deactivating the plugin in WordPress reverts your site to …

MultisiteReally Simple SSL pro

Really Simple SSL Multisite set-up and tips

Really Simple SSL is fully multisite compatible. In combination with Really Simple SSL pro multisite you get full control over your multisite SSL setup. The different options you have when activating for multisite can be a little daunting, so in this article I’ll try to explain what your options are, and when you need to …

Warnings & Errormessages

SSL activated! message not going away

After activation of SSL in Really Simple SSL, there’s a success message that confirms your site has been migrated to https. SSL activated! Don’t forget to change your settings in Google Analytics en Webmaster tools. More info. When the x in the right top is clicked, an ajax call is fired that sets the “success …