1. Get an SSL Certificate and activate on the site (cPanel)
2. Configuring WordPress for SSL/HTTPS
2.2 Change WordPress from HTTP to HTTPS. The install URL must changed from say
Login to your WordPress dashboard and navigate to Settings > General.
Ensure that the WordPress Address (URL) and Site Address (URL) are
https. If not, add
S after http to make
https and save it.
2.3 To easily enable (and enforce) WordPress administration over SSL, the constant
FORCE_SSL_ADMIN should be set to true in your site’s
wp-config.php file to force all logins and all admin sessions to happen over SSL.
The constant FORCE_SSL_ADMIN can be set to true to force all logins and all admin sessions to happen over SSL.
https:// otherwise your website will be deem insecure by the web browser.
You can check your SSL website status using Qualys SSL Labs.