How to set up free SSL for wordpress site with Cloudflare.

Secure the traffic on your WordPress website with a free shared SSL certificate from Cloudflare.

Cloudflare, the performance and security company, has recently launched a WordPress plugin which allows you to enable Cloudflare’s free plan with optimizations that are purpose-built for your WordPress website. Cloudflare’s free plan provides a flexible SSL certificate for your WordPress website, along with basic DDoS protection and performance improvements.

Installation of the Free WordPress Cloudflare plugin:

  1. Download the Cloudflare plugin into your WordPress admin panel, please visit:
  2. Install and activate WordPress plugin.
  3. input your Cloudflare username and API key; to find your API key, follow these instructions. If you do not already have a Cloudflare account, you’ll see the option to create one.
  4. In plugin settings “Apply Default Settings”. Clicking “Apply” will enable specific Cloudflare settings, optimized for the WordPress platform. These settings can be found here.

Plugin is configured now.

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